It is based on Proverbs 8:22-31;
It was included in the 1994 through 2012 editions of Celebration Hymnal for Everyone, and this is the only source of sheet music which has been found.
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LyricsThe lyrics are copyright so cannot be reproduced here. But they are currently available on this website.
The song has with a four-line chorus, and this is repeated after each of the four verses. A rough outline is:
1 I was born before creation ...
I am Wisdom, his companion,
Ever at his side to be;
I delight in his creating,
Never ending, ever free.
2 Every sea and every river ...
3 There were stars hung in the heavens ....
4 Never has He ceased creating ...