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526. Blessed Are the Sons of God

1 Blessed are the sons of God,
they are bought with Christ's own blood;
they are ransomed from the grave,
life eternal they shall have:

Refrain:
With them numbered may we be,
here and in eternity.

2 They are justified by grace,
they enjoy the Savior's peace;
all their sins are washed away,
they shall stand in God's great day: [Refrain]

3 They are lights upon the earth,
children of a heav'nly birth;
one with God, with Jesus one,
glory is in them begun: [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Blessed are the sons of God
Title: Blessed Are the Sons of God
Author: Joseph Humphreys (1743; alt.)
Publication Date: 1990
Meter: 7.7.7.7.7.7.
Scripture: Matthew 5:14; 1 John 3:1-2
Topic: The Way of Salvation: Adoption; Church: Covenant People; Union with Christ (1 more...)
Language: English
Refrain First Line: With them numbered may we be
Tune Information
Name: ROSEFIELD
Composer: Henri A. César Malan (1834)
Meter: 7.7.7.7.7.7.
Key: B♭ Major



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