There is a Hope
TEXT: Mark Edwards and Stuart Townend
MUSIC: Mark Edwards and Stuart Townend
There are three chord chart options available for “There is a Hope”: B, C, and G (capo). B is the ideal key for vocalists, but instrumentalists may find it easier to play in C. A capo 3 chart in G is provided for guitarists.
There is a solo cello part available for both B and C.chord chart in Bchord chart in Cchord chart in G (capo)solo cello in Bsolo cello in C
There is a hope that burns within my heart,
That gives me strength for every passing day;
A glimpse of glory now revealed in meagre part,
Yet drives all doubt away:
I stand in Christ, with sins forgiven;
And Christ in me, the hope of heaven!
My highest calling and my deepest joy,
To make His will my home.
There is a hope that lifts my weary head,
A consolation strong against despair,
That when the world has plunged me in its deepest pit,
I find the Saviour there!
Through present sufferings, future's fear,
He whispers 'courage' in my ear.
For I am safe in everlasting arms,
And they will lead me home.
There is a hope that stands the test of time,
That lifts my eyes beyond the beckoning grave,
To see the matchless beauty of a day divine
When I behold His face!
When sufferings cease and sorrows die,
And every longing satisfied.
Then joy unspeakable will flood my soul,
For I am truly home
Stuart Townend & Mark Edwards
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