We Pledge To One Another (Thaxted, Organ, 2 Verses)

We Pledge To One Another: Lyrics

We pledge to one another,
before the Lord above,
entire and whole and perfect,
this union of our love —
a love that will be patient,
a love that will be wise,
that will not twist with envy,
nor lose itself in lies;
a love that will not falter,
a love to hold us fast,
and bind us to each other
as long as life shall last.

We pray that God will guide us
through all the years to be,
our lives be shaped by courage,
hope and serenity.
Through joy and celebration,
through loneliness and pain,
may loyalty, compassion
and tenderness remain,
that those who share the blessing
of love that cannot cease
may walk the paths of gentleness
into the place of peace.

Meter: 13 13 13 13 13 13. Published with permission from copyright holder © Jill Jenkins, c/o Palmers Green United Reformed Church, Fox Lane, London N13 4AL. For queries, email: j[email protected]

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  • Tune: Thaxted, composed by Gustav Theodore Holst (1874 – 1934) from Jupiter in his Planets’ Suite. Public Domain
  • Performance ℗ 2018 Richard M S Irwin. All rights reserved.

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