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73. Christ shall be my Song

1 Thou dear Redeemer, dying Lamb,
I love to hear of thee;
No music’s like thy charming name,
Nor half so dear can be,
Nor half so dear can be.

O let me ever hear thy voice
In mercy tome speak;
In thee, my priest, will I rejoice,
And thy salvation seek.

2 My Jesus dear shall be my theme,
While in this world I stay;
I’ll sing of Jesus’ lovely name
When all things else decay,
When all things else decay. [Refrain]

3 When I appear in yonder cloud,
With all thy favored throng;
Then will I sing more sweet, more loud,
And Christ shall be my song,
And Christ shall be my song. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Thou dear Redeemer, dying Lamb
Title: Christ shall be my Song
Refrain First Line: O let me ever hear thy voice
Publication Date: 1889
Tune Information
Name: [Thou dear Redeemer, dying Lamb]
Composer: J. M. Driver

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