34a. Beside the gospel pool

1 Beside the gospel pool,
Appointed for the poor,
From time to time my helpless soul,
Has waited for a cure.

2 But whither can I go?
There is no other pool,
Where streams of sov’reign virtue flow,
To make a sinner whole.

Text Information
First Line: Beside the gospel pool
Author: John Newton (1779)
Meter: S.M.
Language: English
Publication Date: 1991
Tune Information
Composer: Edmund Dumas (1869)
Meter: S.M.
Incipit: 13565 32151 16551
Key: F Major

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