Scripture Verse

May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all. 2 Corinthians 13:14

Introduction

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John Newton
1725–1807

Words: John New­ton, Ol­ney Hymns (Lon­don: W. Ol­iv­er, 1779), Book 3, num­ber 101.

Music: Sar­dis, ar­ranged from Lud­wig van Beet­ho­ven (1770–1827), Ro­mance for Vi­o­lin, Op­us 40, num­ber 1 (🔊 pdf nwc).

Alternate Tunes:

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Ludwig van Beethoven
1770–1827

Lyrics

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.