Thy Word Is A Treasure
Scripture: Psalm 119:111
Time Signature: 6/8
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: Thy word is a treasure, more precious than earth’s fine gold. How my heart grows richer each time the story is told!
Verse 2: Each page holds a promise: peace, mercy, redeeming love. Each promise exalts my hope to sing praises above.
Verse 3: Thy word is all wisdom; Thy counsel I gladly seek. Guide my understanding; open my eyes, Lord, to see.
Verse 4: Thy word gives me comfort when sorrow seems hard to bear; A song for my journey, strength when my soul would despair.
Verse 5: Thy word is eternal, tho’ heaven and earth must end. Thy truth shall endure forever and ever. Amen.