244. Blessed Quietness

1 Joys are flowing like a river,
since the Comforter has come;
He abides with us forever,
makes the trusting heart His home.

Refrain:
Blessed quietness, holy quietness,
what assurance in my soul!
On the stormy sea He speaks peace to me,
how the billows cease to roll!

2 Bringing life and health and gladness,
all around this heavenly Guest,
banished unbelief and sadness,
changed our weariness to rest. [Refrain]

3 Like the rain that falls from heaven,
like the sunlight from the sky,
so the Comforter is given,
coming on us from on high. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Joys are flowing like a river
Title: Blessed Quietness
Author: Manie Payne Ferguson (1897)
Refrain First Line: Blessed quietness, holy quietness what assurance in my soul
Meter: 8.7.8.7 with refrain
Language: English
Publication Date: 2010
Topic: God the Spirit: Actions; Comfort; Healing (1 more...)
Tune Information
Name: BLESSED QUIETNESS
Composer: W.S. Marshall (1897)
Arranger: John Sharber (2008)
Meter: 8.7.8.7 with refrain
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Arr. © 2010 Celebrating Grace, Inc.



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