Blessed Assurance

9/8 timing (Bold = count 1) (Melody start F#)

 

[Verse 1]

D                  G        D  

Blessed assurance, Jesus is mine! 

          Bm  A        E       A  

Oh what a foretaste of glory divine! 

           D       G           D  

Heir of salvation, purchase of God, 

            G   A   G             D  

Born of His Spirit, washed in His blood. 

 

 

[Chorus]

           D      G          D    

This is my story, this is my song,

            Bm       A             

praising my Saviour, all the day long; 

           D      G          D        

This is my story, this is my song,

            G  A     G           D  

praising my Saviour, all the day long. 

 

 

[Verse 2] 

D                   G         D 

Perfect submission, perfect delight, 

           Bm A        E           A 

Visions of rapture now burst on my sight. 

         D         G           D 

Angels descending, bring from above 

          G  A   G           D 

Echoes of mercy, whispers of love. 

 

 

[Verse 3] 

D                   G         D 

Perfect submission, all is at rest, 

        Bm A       E         A 

I in my Saviour am happy and blest; 

             D        G        D 

Watching and waiting, looking above, 

                G   A     G           D     

Filled with His goodness, lost in His love.