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592. I've found the pearl of greatest price!

1 I've found the pearl of greatest price!
My heart doth sing for joy;
And sing I must, for Christ is mine!
Christ shall my song employ.

Refrain:
I've found the pearl of greatest price!
My heart doth sing for joy;
And sing I must, for Christ is mine!
Christ shall my song employ.

2 Christ is my Prophet, Priest, and King;
My Prophet full of light,
My great High Priest before the Throne,
My King of heav'nly might. [Refrain]

3 For he indeed is Lord of lords,
And he the King of kings;
He is the Sun of Righteousness,
With healing in his wings. [Refrain]

4 Christ is my peace; he died for me,
For me he shed his blood;
And as my wondrous Sacrifice,
Offered himself to God.[Refrain]

5 Christ Jesus is my all in all,
My comfort and my love;
My life below, and he shall be
My joy and crown above. [Refrain]

Amen.

Text Information
First Line: I've found the pearl of greatest price!
Author: John Mason (1683, alt.)
Publication Date: 1961
Meter: C. M. D.
Scripture: Matthew 13:46
Topic: Beauty of Christ or God; Christ: Praise of; Christian Life: Peace and Joy
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: JERUSALEM
Composer: Charles H. Purday, 1799-1885
Meter: C. M. D.
Key: F Major



Media
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I'VE FOUND THE PEARL OF GREATEST PRICE! (Trinity Hymnal 696)
PowerPoint Presentation for Projection
YOUR HANDS, O LORD, IN DAYS OF OLD (Gray Psalter Hymnal 363)
PowerPoint Presentation for Projection
I SING THE MIGHTY POWER (Voices United 231)
PowerPoint Presentation for Projection
O PRAISE THE LORD, FOR HE IS GOOD (Blue Psalter Hymnal 217)
PowerPoint Presentation for Projection



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