Jesus, Lover of My Soul

Hymns of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints


Reverently

1. Jesus, lover of my soul,

Let me to thy bosom fly,

While the nearer waters roll,

While the tempest still is high.

Hide me, O my Savior, hide,

Till the storm of life is past.

Safe into the haven guide;

Oh, receive my soul at last.

2. Other refuge have I none;

Hangs my helpless soul on thee.

Leave, oh, leave me not alone;

Still support and comfort me.

All my trust on thee is stayed;

All my help from thee I bring.

Cover my defenseless head

With the shadow of thy wing.

Text: Charles Wesley, 1707–1788

Music: Joseph P. Holbrook, 1822–1888

Isaiah 25:4

Psalm 62:1–2, 7–8

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