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Words by Thomas O. Chisholm (1866-1960), published 1923Tune: FAITHFULNESS by William M. Runyan, 1870-1957Key signature: E flat major (3 flats)Time signature: 3/4Public DomainOrgan Performance at Hymns Without WordsChords are available in the PDF and in small-print modes.1. “Great is Thy faithfulness,” O God my Father, There is no shadow of turning with Thee; Thou changest not, Thy compassions, they fail not as Thou hast been Thou forever wilt be.Refrain: “Great is Thy faithfulness!” “Great is Thy faithfulness!” Morning by morning new mercies I see; All I have needed Thy hand hath provided— “Great is Thy faithfulness,” Lord, unto me!2. Summer and winter, and springtime and harvest, Sun, moon and stars in their courses above, Join with all nature in manifold witness To Thy great faithfulness, mercy and love.3. Pardon for sin and a peace that endureth, Thy own dear presence to cheer and to guide; Strength for today and bright hope for tomorrow, Blessings all mine, with ten thousand beside!