May the grace of Christ our Savior
and the Father's boundless love,
with the Holy Spirit's favor,
rest upon us from above.
Thus may we abide in union
with each other and the Lord,
and possess in sweet communion
joys which earth cannot afford.
|May the grace of Christ our Savior
|May the Grace of Christ Our Savior
|John Newton (1799)
|Traditional American melody; The Sacred Harp, 1844