BLEST BE THE EVERLASTING GOD
Scripture: Ephesians 1:3
Time Signature: 4/4
Hymn Status: Partnership (An agreement between the hymn writer and R.J. Stevens Music, LLC.)
1. The hymn writer does not want this hymn and its arrangement altered in any way.
2. The hymn writer does not want this hymn accompanied with instrumental music.
Ephesians 5:19; Colossians 3:16
Verse 1: Blest be the everlasting God, The Father of our Lord; Be His abounding mercy praised, His majesty adored, His majesty adored.
Verse 2: When from the dead He raised His Son And called Him to the sky, He gave our souls a living hope That they should never die, That they should never die.
Verse 3: To an inheritance divine He taught our hearts to rise: ‘Tis uncorrupted, undefiled, Unfad-ing in the skies, Unfading in the skies.
Verse 4: Saints by the pow’r of God are kept Till the salvation come; We walk by faith as strangers here; But Christ shall call us home, But Christ shall call us home.