church

A church erected to endure, the temple of our God., 439

all at peace in health and freedom, races joined, the church made one., 652

All praise, dear God, for founders who built this church by grace, 391

and from morn to set of sun, through the church the song goes on., 386

and left the church a heritage that shames a disbelieving age., 698

And make our goal, our guiding aim, that Jesus' church would thrive, 99

And the church which still is one, let us swell the solemn hymn:, 74

and the great church victorious shall be the church at rest., 511

and yet in earth and heav'n, thro' Christ, her Lord, the church is one., 516

as you know our strength and weakness, so may those the church exalts, 642

Christ builds his church in ev'ry land; bells still are chiming and calling, 512

Blessings on his church below! Alleluia!, 371

Bow your ear to us here: hear, O Christ, the praises that your church now raises., 554

Built on the Rock, the church shall stand even when steeples are falling, 512

by saints below and saints above, the church in earth and heav'n., 548

by your Holy Spirit's pow'r make your church your incarnation, 363

Church, go forth o'er the earth; Christ, your head, has hallowed you, 631

church of Christ, his service deem a favor, joyfully his death proclaim, 444

Church of God, elect and glorious, holy nation, chosen race, 69, 526

Church of God, elect and holy, be the people Christ intends, 526

Church, rejoice! Raise your voice, sing Jehovah's worthy praise, 631

Church, unite for the right; let your foes behold your stand, 631

Come, love of Christ, afresh to win us; revive your church in evíry part., 47

destined heaven to inherit, and the church above to meet., 515

Fill us with urgency to search beyond the windows of the church, 440

For your church that evermore lifts its holy hands above, 538

gifts of blessing to bestow on your waiting church below, 426

God of church and God of hist'ry, pour your blessings on our deeds., 637

God revitalize our mission! Bless your church from pole to pole!, 632

God, teach us peacemaking in church and home, in school and hall beneath Capitol dome, 687

Highly favored church of Jesus, he chose you through mercy free, 528

Holy Spirit, ever forming in the church the mind of Christ, 95, 495

Holy Spirit, still creating Christ's one church in tongues of flame, 496

I love your church, O God! Her walls before you stand, 513

in you, with one accord, your church on earth rejoices!, 633

Joining our voices, all in Godís praises, the church rejoices in these new days, 535

keep us to your church fast bound, in the faith preserve us sound, 636

Lest the church neglect its mission, and the gospel go unheard, 617

Lord of all, of church and kingdom, in an age of change and doubt, 564

Make us, O God, a church that cares for ev'ry human need, 524

Make us, O God, a church that dares courageously to act, 524

Make us, O God, a church that shares your love for humankind, 524

may the church thatís waiting for you keep loveís tie unbroken, Lord., 229

May your church, arrayed in the glorious dress, 205

morn when our ascended Lord on his church his Spirit poured!, 375

motivate the church to rev'rence, guiding Christ's community!, 665

now on your church your pow'r and strength outpour, 516

Now shall the church, this time of celebration, 830

O Breath of Life, come, cleanse, renew us, and fit your church to meet this hour, 47

O Breath of Life, come sweeping through us, revive your church with life and power, 47

O make your church, dear Savior, a lamp of burnished gold, 505

O wondrous sight! O vision fair of glory that the church shall share, 327

Renew your church in faith, your city, ruled by you., 674

See how the Church sprang up and quickly flowered! To God be endless praise!, 830

send them forth as bold apostles to your church in ev'ry place., 642

shine within your church today that the world may see and say, "Have mercy, Lord.", 521

So has the church, in liturgy and song, in faith and love, through centuries of wrong, 532

So may the church today, Lord, your gospel summons hear, 391

Spirit of truth, and grace, and power, blow through your church, we pray, 99

that still his church in these our days may know his boundless favor:, 518

The church, formed and reforming, responds in ev'ry hour., 378

The church, from you, dear Master, received this gift divine, 23, 505

The church is God's abiding place, his altar is within, 439

The church is the Lord's, and its people the Body of Christ, who impart, 656

The church of Christ, in ev'ry age beset by change, but Spirit-led, 694

The church of Christ is calling us to make the dream come true:, 650

The church of Christ, which he has hallowed here, 516

The church on earth, in humble strain, exalts the Christ, our Savior, 471

the church our blessed Redeemer saved with his own precious blood., 513

The Spirit and the church "O come!" are now entreating, 84

The Spirit's power shakes the church of God., 366

Then let the servant church arise, a caring church that longs to be, 694

This church has felt your blessing for lo, these many years, 433

This holy task, O Lord, your church must quite fulfill, 633

This now with heav'n's resplendent host we echo through the church of God., 479

Throughout the world the holy church acclaims you:, 234

to bless and love the infant church which gathered in your name, 395

to him be glory at all times, in the church that waits for him, 252

to the church in faith assembled, to her midst as gift and sign:, 498

To you our vows with sweet accord, head of your church, we pay, 677

to your church a pattern give, showing how believers live., 672

Wake your sleeping church to live, not afraid our all to give., 521

We believe in God the Spirit; in one church, below, above, 699

We covenant in church and home this peace to show each other, 121

We know who we are called to be: The church, empow'red in ministry, 434

We, the church of Jesus, we will help your growing, 679

When the church of Jesus shuts its outer door, 651

when we, perfected in love, once shall join the church above., 77, 346

who are your church at present, may serve you faithfully., 433

With all the world the church must share Christ's message, 629

With Christian love and purpose true, this church in faith embraces you., 169, 174

Worship God for saints before us; all who gave our church its birth., 392

You brought the church to birth that day, 225

You came in pow'r, your church was born, 379

church bells

Through all the passing years, O Lord, grant that, when church bells are ringing, 512

church's

All hail, our church's Elder dear, O Jesus, glorious head!, 399

crown your ancient Church's story; bring its bud to glorious flower., 751

Here in the name of Christ our Lord, the church's Head by all adored, 169, 174

Holy Spirit, ever living as the church's very life, 95, 495

Holy Spirit, ever working through the church's ministry, 95, 495

O Christ, the churchís Head and Lord, you as a Shepherd lead us, 200

The church's one foundation is Jesus Christ, her Lord, 511

that Christ is king, the risen Lord, our church's Head by all adored., 438

circle

where the angel legions circle 'round your throne., 778

circled

Though circled by the hosts on high, he deigned to cast a loving eye, 278

circles

the circles of nurture that raised us from birth, 678

citadels

who challenged us, when we were young to storm the citadels of wrong, 803

cities

Now all the woods are sleeping, through fields the shadows creeping, and cities sink to rest, 572

citizens

Christ has brought you home in mercy, citizens of heav'n above, 526

sing, all ye citizens of heav'n above: glory to God, glory in the highest, 62, 283

city

All who love and serve your city, all who bear its daily stress, 697

Alleluia! let the word sound from city, hill, and plain., 164

Glorious things of you are spoken, Zion, city of our God, 522

How lovely is that city, the home of God's elect!, 814

in shop and industry, city and farm -- show us the pathways that cause no one harm., 687

It is God who builds his city on the rock and not on sand:, 140

Lift your eyes and see the light; Zionís city is in sight!, 789

Once in royal David's city stood a lowly cattle shed, 292

Renew your church in faith, your city, ruled by you., 674

Risen Lord, shall yet the city be the city of despair?, 697

Savior, since of Zion's city I through grace a member am, 522

the city of God's presence, the vision of God's love --, 814

There is a green hill far away, outside a city wall, 353

till glorious from your heav'n above shall come the city of our God., 581

city's

among these restless throngs abide; O tread the city's streets again, 581

till the glory breaks before us through the city's open gate., 310

clad

An angel clad in white they see, who sits and speaks unto the three, 369

clad in raiment shining bright, victor palms in evíry hand, 88

claim

and, amid the cares that claim us, hold in mind eternity, 25, 71, 617

and claim with Christians far and near a larger family held dear., 410

and now with gifts of wine and bread you nourish us new gifts to claim., 225

Bless, O my soul, the God of grace; his favors claim your highest praise, 72

bold I approach the eternal throne and claim the crown, through Christ, my own., 773

by faith the children's place we claim, and give all honor to one name., 700

crowns and empires fall before you, claim the kingdom for your own, 259

Holy is your name! Who can make this claim?, 473

Let us never claim your blessings come as trophies we deserve, 496

May we in our guilt and shame still your love and mercy claim, 352

must claim and test its heritage and keep on rising from the dead., 694

no merit of my own I claim but wholly lean on Jesus' name., 771

not through some merit, right, or claim but by your gracious love alone., 579

searing our conscience, staking your claim., 491

Sinners in derision crowned him, mocking thus the Savior's claim, 406

Son of God your name, none can make this claim., 473

to serve the world for which he bled and claim him as our only Head., 225

Yet, though despised and gory, I claim you as my own., 345

claimed

and youth renewed and health restored, claimed you, the Lord of light:, 736

claiming

Blessed are the poor in spirit, claiming nothing as their own, 595

We know who we are called to be. Now claiming our identity, 434

claims

Christ claims the side of those who've lost their rights and peace., 630

finds it, clasps it, claims and buys it, selling all that he possessed., 702

May we all so love each other and all selfish claims deny, 401

Through all our fretful claims of sex and race, 459

clamor

From the towns' dusty clamor and the crowds milling there, 748

Like calm in place of clamor, like peace that follows pain, 599

clan

For love excludes no race or clan that names the Savior's name, 785

Where cross the crowded ways of life, where sound the cries of race and clan, 581

clash

closer than neighbors, open to strangers, able to clash and forgive., 514

clashing

for not with sword's loud clashing, nor roll of stirring drums, 753

When we lose our simple vision, complex, clashing views prevail., 715

clasp

Lord, I would clasp thy hand in mine, nor ever murmur nor repine, 787

clasps

finds it, clasps it, claims and buys it, selling all that he possessed., 702

clay

Early hasten to the tomb, where they laid his breathless clay, 349

His sov'reign pow'r without our aid formed us of clay and gave us breath, 455

clean

be both now and ever by your blood kept clean, 205

Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within me., 79

He trusts us with his world, to keep it clean and fair --, 456

his blood can make the foulest clean, his blood availed for me., 548

Your dying cleansed the world of sin, and all who die with you are clean, 333

cleanse

and by our faults obscure your pow'r to cleanse and cure., 644

he comes as Savior, peace to win, and he will cleanse you from all sin.", 306

Just as I am; thou wilt receive, wilt welcome, pardon, cleanse, relieve, 762

Lord, cleanse the depths within our souls, and bid resentment cease, 777

Now we bring ourselves to you; cleanse us, Lord, we humbly pray, 741

O Breath of Life, come, cleanse, renew us, and fit your church to meet this hour, 47

Purge our souls of selfishness. Cleanse our hearts of bitterness., 760

Slain to redeem us by his blood, to cleanse from ev'ry sinful stain, 469

to thee, whose blood can cleanse each spot, O Lamb of God, I come, I come!, 762

Turn from wickedness and evil; God will pardon, cleanse, and heal., 780

with righteousness in field and town to cleanse us and redeem., 696

you have mercy to relieve us, grace to cleanse and pow'r to free., 731

cleansed

and here by faith we see God's face, are cleansed from stain of sin., 439

and present us in your glory to your Father, cleansed and pure., 314

on to heaven, cleansed, forgiven. You o'ercame the foe., 542

Then cleansed be ev'ry life from sin; make straight the way for God within, 267

Water has cleansed us, bathed with forgiveness, 408

Your dying cleansed the world of sin, and all who die with you are clean, 333

cleanses

touch the joy whose very essence cleanses, strengthens, cancels blame., 557

cleansing

Cleansing water once at Jordan closed around the one foretold, 767

mine is the guilt, but yours the cleansing blood, 421

clear

and makes clear the place where rebuilding can start., 678

brave in endeavor, with your vision clear, 587

gives us bread and wine and mem'ry that our vision may be clear., 659

go forth as he approaches with alleluias clear., 256

God, when I stand, no path before me clear, 755

Help me the slow of heart to move by some clear, winning word of love, 735

How clear is our vocation, Lord, when once we heed your call:, 644

It came upon the midnight clear, that glorious song of old, 286

Let your heart be tender and your vision clear --, 582

let your word dispel the night, wake my spirit, clear my sight., 223

Now be your light in us more clear, reflecting love both far and near., 299

O let me hear you speaking in accents clear and still, 603

O let us know you always near, as is the light that shines so clear, 204

See where the clear star bendeth over the manger blessed, 284

Sing, choirs of angels, loud and clear!, 216

Yet hands can speak to eyes that hear and gentleness makes welcome clear., 520

Your hallelujahs loud, your clear hosannas raise!, 786

clearer

Clearer still and clearer, dawns the light from heav'n, 778

Darkened roads are clearer, heavy burdens lighter, 493

Happy soul, to Christ united, calmer now and clearer sighted:, 809

that, when our life of faith is done, in realms of clearer light, 713

clearest

our clearest purpose is to share love, joy, and peace., 598

clearly

We lightly take your majesty, pretend your will to clearly see, 738

cleaving

who to Jesus humbly cleaving pay obedience to his word, 717

cliff

valley and cliff re-echo, "Glory to God on high!", 284

climb

Calv'ry's mournful mountain climb; there, adoring at his feet, 349

Then talk no more of wasted time, but Godward look, and upward climb, 803

climbing

who toil along the climbing way with painful steps and slow, 286

cling

I see the cross -- there teach my heart to cling., 490

Those souls are blessed indeed who cling to you in faith, 488

clinging

No storm can shake my inmost calm, while to that Rock I'm clinging., 701

cloak

Lord, who sought by cloak of darkness refuge under foreign skies, 692

cloistered

Now thrust us from the cloistered halls where fearful souls might hide, 524

close

Be near me, Lord Jesus! I ask you to stay close by me forever and love me, I pray., 301

by pow'rs and systems close confined yet seeking hope for humankind., 579

Close by your side abiding, I fear no foe, 791

death now no more I dread, but cheerful close my eyes, 356

For thinking you too far from us, for fearing you too close to us, 738

Keep us close to your blessed side, there may we in love abide, 347

May God's love be close beside you, and prepare you for life's race, 443

Now evening comes to close the day, and soon the silent hours, 570

so close he is, our Lord who is ascended. To God be endless praise!, 830

so God looks into our faces with a gaze so close and calm, 659

So shall my walk be close with God, my wand'rings be forgiv'n, 747

Swift to its close ebbs out life's little day, 807

teach us with you to mourn our sins, and close by you to stay., 341

wait ye at his footstool lowly, till he draw it close again., 673

we meet to close another year; accept the thanks our hearts express., 311

with your tender blessing may our eyelids close., 567

closed

and life's long warfare closed at last, your soul is found in peace., 811

Cleansing water once at Jordan closed around the one foretold, 767

He closed the yawning gates of hell: the bars from heav'n's high portals fell, 361

closely

and run my earthly course with joy, and closely walk with you to heav'n., 638

Nay, too closely am I bound unto him by hope forever, 215

closeness

Friend and lover, in your closeness I am known and held and blessed:, 669

We learn through families how our closeness and trust, 678

closer

but I long to rise in the arms of faith and be closer drawn to thee., 607

give us all new fervor, draw us closer in community, 71, 617

O for a closer walk with God, the calm of sins forgiv'n, 747

Teach me your patience; share with me a closer, dearer company., 735

undeserving though we be, draw us closer ev'ry day., 741

closest

who in closest union living with our Savior, Head, and Lord, 717

closing

Lord of our closing years, always your promise stands, 800

Now God be with us, for the night is closing, 575

clothe

clothe the naked, free the pris'ner; serve with gladness and with zeal., 624

shine ever on my sight, and clothe me round, the while my path illuming., 492

We clothe our faith and hope with love to meet our neighbors' needs, 395

clothed

a partner in Christ's sacrifice, and clothed in Christ's humanity., 694

Alive in him, my living Head, and clothed in righteousness divine, 773

All praise to you, eternal Lord, clothed in a garb of flesh and blood, 54

clothed in his righteousness alone, redeemed to stand before the throne., 771

dressed no more in spirit somber, clothed instead in joy and wonder, 187

that all in ev'ry land be clothed and fed., 653

clothes

He clothes us with his love, upholds us with his truth, 546

See for yourselves, the tomb is all bare, only the grave clothes are lying there.", 357

that clothes with flesh its fervent prayers, and makes the gospel fact., 524

The Father's splendor clothes the Son with life., 366

cloud

our discord spreads a deadly cloud that threatens all of life., 696

the Father's voice from out the cloud proclaims his only Son aloud., 327

This love has led us, helped us in trouble, on far horizon, God's cloud our guide., 408

Though the cloud from sight received him when the forty days were o'er, 373

Through cloud and sunshine, O abide with me., 807

clouded

Sun of righteousness, arise; dawn upon our clouded skies, 521

So clouded is the way, so easily we stray, 690

clouds

before whose face clouds never frown, is God, the Lord of hosts!, 810

bright skies will soon be o'er me where darkest clouds have been., 732

Melt the clouds of sin and sadness; drive the dark of doubt away, 544

Jesus comes with clouds descending; see the Lamb for sinners slain!, 259

the clouds be rolled back as a scroll, 754

till, clouds and darkness ended, we see you face to face., 505

we who would foster clouds of disaster --, 655

your clouds which are fountains of goodness and love., 457

cloudy

let the fire and cloudy pillar lead me all my journey through., 790

When cloudy and difficult winter is past, God will work our great restoration., 393

cloven

Still through the cloven skies they come, with peaceful wings unfurled, 286

clutter

Burn up the clutter, brand us apart, 491

coast

From earth's wide bounds, from ocean's farthest coast, 390

cocoons

in cocoons, a hidden promise: butterflies will soon be free!, 797

coequal

you, Holy Spirit, Father, Son, coequal Three in One., 318

coherent

till converging they deliver one coherent steady flow, 664

cold

born as a man to die, nailed to a cross on high, cold in the grave to lie -- Jesus is Lord!, 407

Christ Jesus knew a wilderness of noonday heat and nighttime cold, 337

Cold on his cradle the dewdrops are shining, 317

e'en death's cold wave I will not flee, since God through Jordan leadeth me., 787

He came to us through Mary who sheltered him from cold., 302

in fields where they lay keeping their sheep on a cold winter's night that was so deep., 290

In nakedness and cold you lie. How can I thank you; how can I?, 307

In the cold and snow of winter there's a spring that waits to be, 797

Let new lips, tasting victíry won, inspire our hearts grown cold with fear, 379

The cold wind in the winter, the pleasant summer sun, 467

the pow'r of his Spirit our cold hearts o'erflowing, 616

warm ev'ry recess of my cold heart., 491

When as did Thomas, I presume you dead, feeling and faith itself within me cold, 755

When ends life's transient dream, when death's cold, sullen stream rolls over me, 705

would bear one perfect flow'r here in the cold of winter and darkest midnight hour., 302

yet, till joined to the celestial chorus, cold would prove our warmest praise, 346

coldly

nor have spurned him coldly, but will trust him boldly, 270, 273

color

In ev'ry insult, rift, and war, where color, scorn, or wealth divide, 362

Neighbors are rich and poor, varied in color and race, 577

colors

God made their glowing colors, God made their tiny wings., 467

What colors God has made in flow'r and field and tree!, 466

whose colors brighten all our days, who loves and cares for me., 466

combine

we loud, like rushing streams, combine in showing forth his love divine., 479

combined

with voices and with hearts combined, his praise we will declare, 527

come

All glory, worship, thanks and praise; that you have come in these our days!, 280

Amen! Lord Jesus, come; we still wait faithfully, 84

and in your own appointed way we come to meet you, Lord!, 198

and let us all our hearts prepare for Christ to come and enter there., 267

and that thou bidd'st me come to thee, O Lamb of God, I come, I come!, 762

because thy promise I believe, O Lamb of God, I come, I come!, 762

Christ has died!Christ is risen!Christ will come again!, 210

Come all who hear, brothers and sisters draw near, 18

Come, Almighty to deliver, let us all your life receive, 218, 474

come among us, touch us, send us, making Jesusí presence near., 223

come and behold him, born the king of angels, 62, 283

"Come, and leave your loved one never; dwell within my heart forever.Ē, 588

Come and renew the face of the earth., 654

Come and worship, come and worship, worship Christ, the newborn king., 293

Come in praise and adoration, all who on Christís name believe, 37

Come then, come, O flock of Jesus, covenant with him anew, 196, 673

Come then, O Lord Jesus, from our sins release us, 270, 273

Come to us, dear Jesus, born this day to save us, bless us all forever., 303

Come, come, come, Christ Jesus bids us come., 412

Come, Holy Ghost, the Saviorís love shed in our hearts abroad, 40

Come, Holy Spirit, come in visitation, 167

come, let us meet him on the road and place for him prepare., 185

Come, let us sing the song of songs, 213, 469

come, Lord Jesus, come, Lord Jesus, everlasting Christ, come down!, 259

"Come now, you blessed; eat at my table,Ē, 149

Come, Spirit, come, our hearts control, our spirits long to be made whole., 590

Come, then, Lord, and help your people, bought with the price of your own blood, 234

Come, with all your angels, come, raise the glorious harvest-home., 450

Even so, Lord, quickly come to your final harvest-home, 450

fightings and fears within, without, O Lamb of God, I come, I come!, 762

For the Lord our God shall come and shall take his harvest-home, 450

Fullness of the very Godhead, come to make your life our own, 98

Good news! Our Christ has come! Good news to all the world., 630

Hail, Christ the Lord! Your people pray: come quickly, King of Kings., 257

I come with Christians far and near to find, as all are fed, 230, 415

I come with joy to meet my Lord, forgiven, loved and free, 222, 415

I heard the voice of Jesus say, "Come unto me and rest, 606

Jesulein, come and shine in my heart, Lord Jesus, shine., 323

Joy to the world, the Lord is come! Let earth receive her king, 294

Late in time behold him come to the earth from heaven's home, 295

Leave all things you have and come and follow me, 611

Let all who hear their voice "O come!" be loud repeating, 84

Light of the world, come near and bless, 68

Lo, God, our God, has come; to us a Child is born, 185

must come to Christ and join his flock with speed, 593

Now come, O blessed one, Lord Jesus, God's own Son. Hail, hosanna!, 258

now to be thine, yea, thine alone, O Lamb of God, I come, I come!, 762

O bless me now, my Savior -- I come to thee!, 740

O come, all ye faithful, joyful and triumphant, 62, 283

O come, let us adore him, Christ, the Lord., 62, 283

O come to us, abide with us, our Lord Immanuel., 282

O come ye, O come ye to Bethlehem, 62, 283

O happy, lowly, lofty birth!Now God, our God, has come to earth., 185

our Shepherd whom we now confess!Come, feed your congregation., 200

People in darkness are looking for light, come, come, come Jesus Christ, 266

proclaim your love until you come to bring your scattered loved ones home., 228

Rejoice! Our God has come, in love and lowliness, 185

Rejoice! Rejoice! Immanuel shall come to you, O Israel!, 274

Soon, we implore you, come, your glory let us see., 84

that you, expected ages past, did come to visit us at last., 280

the Son of God has come Godís children all to bless, 185

The Spirit and the church "O come!" are now entreating, 84

to come and dwell among us and share our common plight., 268

to thee, whose blood can cleanse each spot, O Lamb of God, I come, I come!, 762

We believe that you will come to be our judge., 234

We now invite you, "Come! Rejoice!", 134

When Christ shall come with shout of acclamation, 112, 465

When he shall come with trumpet sound, O may I then in him be found, 771

yea, all I need, in thee to find, O Lamb of God, I come, I come!, 762

Comenius

With thanks we now remember Comenius the wise, 391

comes

and show the death of our dear Lord until he comes., 220

The highest, most holy, light of light eternal, born of a virgin, a mortal he comes, 283

Hosanna!Blessed is he that comes!, 239

Now still he comes to give us life and by his presence still all strife., 217

Still he comes within us, still his voice would win us, 186, 270, 273

the day when Christ in splendor comes, and we shall see his face., 257

to the Father's side ascended till as judge he comes again., 699

while we his triumph celebrate until he comes., 220

comfort

as life you did gain for me, and my comfort does ever remain, 608

as we ought, our souls would ever full of joy and comfort be, 589

asking pardon for our sins, peace and comfort from above., 741

Christ beside me, Christ to win me, Christ to comfort and restore me, 237

"Comfort, comfort now my people; tell of peace!Ē So says our God., 264

comfort in sorrow, grace for tomorrow, Savior divine!, 796

Comfort those who sit in darkness bowed beneath oppression's load., 264

for some the comfort of a friend or loving God to meet., 481

for thou art with me, and thy rod and staff me comfort still, 720

gentle our hurts and still our cries; comfort, heal, bless, makes us wise., 497

give them drink and comfort them and build their fortitude, 601

God and man indeed, comfort in all need, 473

He leadeth me: O blessed thought! O words with heav'nly comfort fraught!, 787

He will comfort and help you as before the prophets had told you., 275

hope and health, good will and comfort, counsel, aid, and peace we give, 688

in your promise is my comfort, in your presence I may rest., 669

leave, ah, leave me not alone, still support and comfort me., 724

My lasting joy and comfort here is Jesus' death and blood, 768

My soul with comfort rich he fills, and ev'ry grief he gently stills:, 537

O come, O bright and morning star, and bring us comfort from afar!, 274

our dear heavenly Father's love and favor be our comfort every day., 447

our never-failing comfort, filled with blessings of his grace., 487

that I may be calm to comfort sick and sorrowing., 585

they shall know his presence with them and his promised comfort prove., 595

this remains our comfort, you are still the same., 746

Thou the Spring of all my comfort, more than life to me, 772

To comfort and to bless, to find a balm for woe, 657

To our souls your comfort send, alleluia!, 303

to serve the poor and homeless first, our ease and comfort last., 696

to stir and comfort, shake and mend, be glad with us, and grieve., 431

to touch and teach, to comfort, feed, your love the world to share., 481

When at last all those who suffer find their comfort, 689

within the comfort of these halls, within the safety of these walls, 440

Yours the comfort, yours the affection, yours the warmth in the words we say., 499

comforted

renewed, and greatly comforted: Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia!, 424

comforter

And may the holy Three-in-One, the Father, Word, and Comforter, 33

Come, holy Comforter, your sacred witness bear, 555

O Comforter, draw near, within my heart appear, 492

Praise to the Spirit, comforter of Israel, 383

comfortless

He who bore all pain and loss comfortless upon the cross, 360

comforts

God like a gentle shepherd stills our fear, and comforts us against a peaceful breast., 459

Grant that we may never lose the comforts from your death, 6, 203

his comforts never fail me, he stands at my right hand, 769

Morning breaks and Jesus meets us, feeds and comforts, pardons still, 211

our fears, our hopes, our aims are one, our comforts and our cares., 680

still comforts us when hurting and calms our hidden fears., 503

What though my joys and comforts die? The Lord my Savior's living., 701

When other helpers fail and comforts flee, help of the helpless, O abide with me., 807

coming

As your coming was in peace, quiet, full of gentleness, 261

Christ shall bless your going out, shall bless your coming in, 729

his coming at the day of doom; I bind unto myself today., 237

Lift up your heads to the coming King. Bow before him and adore him, sing., 109

Lord, for thy coming us prepare; may we, to meet thee without fear, at all times ready be, 8

No ear may hear his coming, but in this world of sin, 282

rising, swelling, coming, dwelling, in each new believer's heart., 702

We, when Jesus we shall see coming in his majesty, 206