17. Great Is Thy Faithfulness

1 Great is Thy faithfulness, O God my Father,
There is no shadow of turning with Thee;
Thou changest not, Thy compassions they fail not;
As Thou hast been Thou forever wilt be.

Refrain:
Great is Thy faithfulness!
Great is Thy faithfulness!
Morning by morning new mercies I see;
All I have needed Thy hand hath provided--
Great is Thy faithfulness, Lord, unto me!

2 Summer and winter, and springtime and harvest,
Sun, moon and stars in their courses above
Join with all nature in manifold witness
To Thy great faithfulness, mercy and love. (Refrain)

3 Pardon for sin and a peace that endureth,
Thy own dear presence to cheer and to guide;
Strength for today and bright hope for tomorrow,
Blessings all mine, with ten thousand beside! (Refrain)

Text Information
First Line: Great is Thy faithfulness
Title: Great Is Thy Faithfulness
Author: Thomas O. Chisholm
Language: English
Publication Date: 1989
Topic: Adoration; God: Faithfulness; Guidance
Copyright: © 1923, Ren. 1951 Hope Publishing Co.
Notes: Now Public Domain.
Tune Information
Name: [Great is Thy faithfulness]
Composer: William M. Runyan
Key: D Major
Copyright: © 1923, Ren. 1951 Hope Publishing Co.
Notes: Now Public Domain.



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