Every day will I bless Thee; and I will praise Thy name forever and ever.@Psalm 145:2
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Horatius Bonar (1808-1889)

Horatius Bonar, Hymns of Faith and Hope second series, 1861. These words come from Bonar’s longer hymn, Not What These Hands Have Done.

Praise Song Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) (🔊 pdf nwc).

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Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

I bless the Christ of God, I rest on love divine,
And with unfaltering lip and heart, I call the Savior mine.
His cross dispels each doubt; I bury in His tomb
Each thought of unbelief and fear,
Each lingering shade of gloom.

I praise the God of peace, I trust His truth and might;
He calls me His, I call Him mine, My God, my joy, my light.
In Him is only good, in me is only ill;
My ill but draws His goodness forth,
And me He loveth still.

’Tis He who saveth me, and freely pardon gives;
I love because He loveth me; I live because He lives;
My life with Him is hid, my death has passed away,
My clouds have melted into light,
My midnight into day.