Father of mercies, in Thy word,

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    Verse 1
    Father of mercies, in Thy word,
    What endless glory shines!
    Forever be Thy Name adored
    For these celestial lines.

    Verse 2
    Here springs of consolation rise
    To cheer the fainting mind,
    And thirsty souls receive supplies,
    And sweet refreshment find.

    Verse 3
    Here the Redeemer's welcome voice
    Spreads heavenly peace around
    And life and everlasting joys
    Attend the blissful sound.

    Verse 4
    Oh, may these heavenly pages be
    My ever dear delight,
    And still new beauties may I see,
    And still increasing light.

    Verse 5
    Divine Instructor, gracious Lord,
    Be thou forever near;
    Teach us to love Thy sacred Word,
    And view the Saviour there.