A♭ Fm A♭ E♭ How firm a foundation, ye saints of the Lord, A♭ D♭ A♭ Fm A♭ E♭ E♭7 A♭ Is laid for your faith in His excel-lent word! A♭ Fm D♭ A♭ E♭ What more can He say than to you He hath said, A♭ D♭ A♭ Fm A♭/E♭ E♭7 A♭ To you who for refuge to Jes - us hath fled.
A♭ Fm A♭ E♭ "Fear not, I am with thee, O be not dismayed, A♭ D♭ A♭ Fm A♭ E♭ E♭7 A♭ For I am your God, and will still give thee aid; A♭ Fm D♭ A♭ E♭ I'll strengthen thee, help thee and cause thee to stand, A♭ D♭ A♭ Fm A♭/E♭ E♭7 A♭ Upheld by My righteous, omni - potent hand."
A♭ Fm A♭ E♭ "When through the deep waters I call thee to go, A♭ D♭ A♭ Fm A♭ E♭ E♭7 A♭ The ri - vers of sorrow shall not o - ver - flow; A♭ Fm D♭ A♭ E♭ For I will be with thee, thy troubles to bless, A♭ D♭ A♭ Fm A♭/E♭ E♭7 A♭ And sanctify to thee thy dee - pest distress."
A♭ Fm A♭ E♭ "When through fiery trials thy pathway shall lie, A♭ D♭ A♭ Fm A♭ E♭ E♭7 A♭ My grace, all sufficient shall be thy sup-ply; A♭ Fm D♭ A♭ E♭ The flame shall not hurt thee; I only design A♭ D♭ A♭ Fm A♭/E♭ E♭7 A♭ Thy dross to consume, and thy gold to refine."
A♭ Fm A♭ E♭ "The soul that on Jesus hath leaned for repose, A♭ D♭ A♭ Fm A♭ E♭ E♭7 A♭ I will not, I will not desert to his foes; A♭ Fm D♭ A♭ E♭ That soul, though all hell should endeavor to shake, A♭ D♭ A♭ Fm A♭/E♭ E♭7 A♭ I'll ne - ver, no ne - ver, no nev - er forsake!"