727a. May the mind of Christ my Saviour

1 May the mind of Christ my Saviour
live in me from day to day,
by his love and power controlling
all I do or say.

2 May the word of God dwell richly
in my heart from hour to hour,
so that all may see I triumph
only through his power.

3 May the peace of God my Father
rule my life in everything,
that I may be calm to comfort
sick and sorrowing.

4 May the love of Jesus fill me,
as the waters fill the sea;
him exalting, self abasing —
this is victory.

5 May I run the race before me,
strong and brave to face the foe,
looking only unto Jesus
as I onward go.

Text Information
First Line: May the mind of Christ my Saviour
Author: Katie Barclay Wilkinson (1859-1928)
Meter: 87 85
Language: English
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: ; ;
Topic: Commitment; Courage; Devotion (5 more...)
Tune Information
Name: ST LEONARD'S (Barham-Gould)
Composer: Arthur Cyril Barham-Gould (1891-1953)
Meter: 87 85
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: © D.R. Gould Permission applied for.

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