Track# 3 : Daughter Be of Good Comfort
From album: Grateful Hearts Unbounded
Daughter Be of Good Comfort
Words and music by Susan Mack
Arranged by The Solo Committee
For twelve long years a woman had
An issue of blood that none could cure.
Sheʼs spent all her money, but was without hope
ʻTill she came to Christ Jesus, so strong and so pure,
Daughter, be of good comfort.
Thy faith hath made thee whole.
Go in peace, go in peace,
God has restored your soul.
She crept up behind him, so as not to be seen.
Getting close to the Master was her only goal.
Her ﬁngertips touched just the hem of his robe,
But did she reach out to know man is seamless, is whole?
The issue of blood, it stopped right away,
And Jesus, feeling goodness ﬂow out of him, said
“Who touched me?” but she would not admit “It was me”,
The disciples pointed out “The crowd is thronging thee”,
But she heard
The Master repeated, “Who touched me?”
The woman came forward trembling.
She told the whole crowd why sheʼd reached out to him
And how sheʼd been healed at the touch of his hem.
And he said