orchidee

Comfort in Isaiah (6): Israel's Restoration Part 1



Tune: Aurelia

('The church's one foundation')

Isaiah 43 v.1 - 7 parts

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The LORD formed and created

His help not abated

Unto His people, for He

Says 'Fear not' to them, see

For I have you redeeméd

Called you by name, have led

You in my way, you are mine

Shall have blessings divine

 

When through the waters you pass

You need not cry 'Alas'

For i will be there with you

Through the rivers, 'tis true

They shall not you overflow

My presence you shall know

And when you walk through the fire

It shall not be dread, dire

 

For you shall not be burned there

But shall protected fare

Nor shall any flame scorch you

I keep you from them too

For I am the LORD your God

With you the path have trod

The Holy One of Israel

Of me each tongue shall tell

 

Fear not, for I am with you

And will you sure renew

Will restore, bring you from east

And from west, greatest, least

And from the north and south too

My sons and daughters you

Each one called by my name sure

Fro my glory e'ermore

Comments4

  • orchidee

    I've got numbering - number in series, and subtitles (part 1)! I wrote some poems earlier on, and some later, and formed them into a series.

  • Goldfinch60

    Amen.

    • orchidee

      Thanks Gold.

    • Heartwriter

      Beautiful! Thank you.

      • orchidee

        Thanks Heart.

      • BRIAN & ANGELA

        A great Hymn expressing an even greater Truth ~ AMEN ~ THANKS STEVE !
        ISAIAH 43 vv 1 & 2 NOW ~ This is what the LORD says:
        He who created you ~ O JACOB
        He who formed you ~ O ISRAEL
        Fear not I have redeemed you
        I have summoned you by Name
        YOU ARE MINE !
        Thanks for a wonderful paraphrase very very uplifting on a hot Tuesday
        Yours as always ~ BRIAN & ANGELA

        • orchidee

          Thanks Brian. Not quite such a hot Tuesday, as it turned out. I nearly got me coat - well, me jacket!



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