"I Know That My Redeemer Lives"

Happy and Blessed Easter to all!

I have enjoyed all your special Easter posts with Bible verses and reflections of your faith. I want to share my favorite Easter hymn lyrics.





I Know that My Redeemer Lives
By: Samuel Medley
I know that my Redeemer lives!
What comfort this sweet sentence gives!
He lives, he lives, who once was dead;
He lives, my ever living head!

He lives triumphant from the grave;
He lives eternally to save;
He lives exalted, throned above;
He lives to rule his Church in love.

He lives to grant me rich supply;
He lives to guide me with his eye;
He lives to comfort me when faint;
He lives to hear my soul’s complaint.

He lives to silence all my fears;
He lives to wipe away my tears;
He lives to calm my troubled heart;
He lives all blessings to impart.

He lives to bless me with his love;
He lives to plead for me above;
He lives my hungry soul to feed;
He lives to help in time of need.

He lives, my kind, wise, heavenly friend;
He lives and loves me to the end;
He lives, and while he lives, I’ll sing;
He lives, my Prophet, Priest, and King!

He lives and grants me daily breath;
He lives, and I shall conquer death;
He lives my mansion to prepare;
He lives to bring me safely there.

He lives, all glory to his name!
He lives, my savior, still the same;
What joy this blest assurance gives:
I know that my Redeemer lives!

Hymn # 264 from Lutheran Worship
Author: attr. John Hatton
Tune: Duke Street 1st Published in: 1775


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2 comments

  1. Hi Carlene! Thank you so much for this wonderful verse, I'm copying it to keep, it's perfect, as HE is like this for me. HE HAS RISEN.
    Wish you and yours a wonderful EASTER SUNDAY.
    FABBY

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  2. Such a blessing - thanks for sharing
    Happy Easter
    Angie
    godsgrowinggarden.blogspot.com

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