My Faith Has Found a Resting Place Lyrics and Story

My Faith Has Found a Resting Place Hymn Lyrics

Elizabeth E Hewitt

1 My faith has found a resting place,
Not in device nor creed;
I trust the Ever-living One,
His wounds for me shall plead.

I need no other argument,
I need no other plea,
It is enough that Jesus died,
And that He died for me.

2 Enough for me that Jesus saves,
This ends my fear and doubt;
A sinful soul I come to Him,
He’ll never cast me out. [Refrain]

3 My heart is leaning on the Word,
The written Word of God,
Salvation by my Savior’s name,
Salvation through His blood. [Refrain]

4 My great Physician heals the sick,
The lost He came to save;
For me His precious blood He shed,
For me His life He gave. [Refrain]

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My Faith Has Found a Resting Place Hymn History

This hymn “My Faith Has Found a Resting Place” was composed by Elizabeth Edmunds Hewitt. Ms. Hewitt’s pseudonym was Lidie H. Edmunds, which is used in other copies of her hymns.

Elizabeth Edmunds Hewitt - My faith has found a resting place hymn
Elizabeth E Hewitt

She was a native of Philadelphia where she was born on 28th June 1851.

Early in her life, Ms. Hewitt suffered from a spinal malady that incapacitated her for a long time.

It was while she was convalescing that she found her passion for writing poems for her church’s primary department. She later became a Sunday School teacher in the Presbyterian church.

This song is the result of one of her poems and I know you will be blessed by it as millions have.

My Faith Has Found a Resting Place YouTube Video

Below is a video of “My Faith Has Found a Resting Place” which was filmed by Fountainview Academy as part of The Great Controversy in Rome, Italy.

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