Break Thou the Bread of Life
Words: Mary Lathbury 1841-1913, Alexander Groves 1842-1909
Tune: William F. Sherwin 1826-1888
Category: The Bible
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1 Break Thou the bread of life, Dear Lord, to me,
2 Bless Thou the truth, dear Lord, To me, to me,
3 Thou art the bread of life, O Lord, to me,
4 O send Thy spir - it, Lord, Now un - to me,
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1 As Thou didst break the loaves Be -side the sea;
2 As Thou didst bless the bread By Gal- i- lee;
3 Thy ho-ly Word the truth That sav -eth me;
4 That He may touch mine eyes, And make me see:
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1 Be- yond the sa- cred page I seek Thee, Lord;
2 Then shall all bond- age cease, All fet-ters fall;
3 Give me to eat and live With Thee a - bove;
4 Show me the truth con-cealed With-in Thy Word,
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1 My spir-it pants for Thee, O liv-ing Word.
2 And I shall find my peace, My all in all.
3 Teach me to love Thy truth, For Thou art love.
4 And in Thy book re-vealed I see Thee, Lord.