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Lord Revive Us (Holy Manna) 59t

The Sacred Harp, 2012 Revised Cooper Edition

Composer: William Moore, 1825
Poet: Robert Robinson, 1758
Meter: 8s,7s (8,7,8,7)
Stanza Poetry Source by First Line
1
Come, Thou Fount of evíry blessing,
Tune my heart to sing Thy grace,
Streams of mercy never ceasing,
Call for songs of loudest praise;

(Chorus)


Come, thou Fount of ev'ry Blessing,, Stanza 1a
Chorus
Lord, revive us, O revive us,
All our help must come from Thee.


2
Teach me some melodious sonnet,
Sung by flaming tongues above;
Praise the mountóO fix me on itó
Mount of Godís unchanging love.

(Chorus)


Come, thou Fount of ev'ry Blessing,, Stanza 1b
3
O to grace how great a debtor,
Daily Iím constrained to be!
Let Thy goodness, like a fetter,
Bind my wandíring heart to Thee.

(Chorus)


Come, thou Fount of ev'ry Blessing,, Stanza 3a