557. Blest Are the Undefiled

1 Blest are the undefiled in heart,
Whose ways are right and clean,
Who never from the law depart,
But fly from ev'ry sin.

2 Blest are the men who keep your Word
And practice your commands;
With their whole heart they seek the Lord,
And serve you with their hands.

3 Great is their peace who love thy law;
How firm their souls abide!
Nor can a bold temptation draw
Their steady feet aside.

4 Then shall my heart have inward joy,
And keep my face from shame,
When all your statutes I obey,
And honor all your Name.

Text Information
First Line: Blest are the undefiled in heart
Title: Blest Are the Undefiled
Author: Isaac Watts (1719; mod.)
Publication Date: 1990
Meter: C.M.
Scripture: Psalm 119
Topic: Law of God; The Christian Life: Obedience; Christians: Blessedness of (1 more...)
Language: English
Tune Information
Composer: Lowell Mason (1832)
Meter: C.M.
Key: D Major

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