Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing

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May 30, 2010 Tags: Worship & Arts

Today's entry was written by the BioLogos Editorial Team. You can read more about what we believe here.

Come Thou Fount of every blessing
Tune my heart to sing Thy grace;
Streams of mercy, never ceasing,
Call for songs of loudest praise
Teach me some melodious sonnet,
Sung by flaming tongues above.
Praise the mount! I'm fixed upon it,
Mount of God's unchanging love.

Here I raise my Ebenezer;
Hither by Thy help I'm come;
And I hope, by Thy good pleasure,
Safely to arrive at home.
Jesus sought me when a stranger,
Wandering from the fold of God;
He, to rescue me from danger,
Interposed His precious blood.

O to grace how great a debtor
Daily I'm constrained to be!
Let that grace now like a fetter,
Bind my wandering heart to Thee.
Prone to wander, Lord, I feel it,
Prone to leave the God I love;
Here's my heart, O take and seal it,
Seal it for Thy courts above.



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Brent in SD - #15656

May 31st 2010

In a week in which we watched shorebirds being pulled from oily marshes, this video reminds us of our stewardship role for this Earth… May science and faith be united in this pursuit.


Headless Unicorn Guy - #15689

May 31st 2010

These lyrics can also be sung to Beethoven’s “Hymn to Joy”.


Karl A - #15725

June 1st 2010

Beautiful song, sung beautifully.


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