SWEET FEAST OF LOVE DIVINE
Scripture: I Corinthians 11:26
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: Sweet feast of love divine! ‘Tis grace that makes us free To feed upon this bread and wine, In mem’ry, Lord, of Thee
Verse 2: Here every welcome guest Waits, Lord, from Thee to learn The secrets of Thy Father’s breast, And all Thy grace discern.
Verse 3: Here conscience ends its strife, And faith delights to prove The sweetness of the bread of life, The fullness of Thy love.
Verse 4: Thy blood that flowed for sin, In symbol here we see, And feel the blessed pledge within, That we are loved of Thee.
Verse 5: But if this glimpse of love Is so divinely sweet, What will it be, O Lord, above, Thy welcome smile to meet.
Verse 6: To see Thee face to face, Thy perfect likeness wear, And all Thy ways of wondrous grace Thru endless years declare!