494. Breathe on me, Breath of God

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1 Breathe on me, breath of God,
fill me with life anew,
that I may love the things you love
and do what you would do.

2 Breathe on me, breath of God,
until my heart is pure,
until with you I will one will,
to do or to endure.

3 Breathe on me, breath of God,
my will to yours incline,
until this selfish part of me
glows with your fire divine.

4 Breathe on me, breath of God,
so shall I never die,
but live with you the perfect life
of your eternity.

Text Information
First Line: Breathe on me, breath of God
Title: Breathe on me, Breath of God
Author: Edwin Hatch (1886, alt.)
Meter: S.M.
Language: English
Publication Date: 1995
Scripture: ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ;
Topic: Spirit and Sustainer; Holy Spirit; Holy Spirit--Illumination (2 more...)
Tune Information
Composer: Robert Jackson (1894)
Meter: S.M.
Key: F Major

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