1 O the deep, deep love of Jesus!
Vast, unmeasured, boundless, free;
rolling as a mighty ocean
in its fullness over me.
Underneath me, all around me,
is the current of thy love;
leading onward, leading homeward,
to thy glorious rest above.
2 O the deep, deep love of Jesus!
Spread his praise from shore to shore;
how he loveth, ever loveth,
changeth never, nevermore;
how he watches o'er his loved ones,
died to call them all his own;
how for them he intercedeth,
watcheth o'er them from the throne.
3 O the deep, deep love of Jesus!
Love of ev'ry love the best:
'tis an ocean vast of blessing,
'tis a haven sweet of rest.
O the deep, deep love of Jesus!
'tis a heav'n of heav'ns to me;
and it lifts me up to glory,
for it lifts me up to thee.
|First Line:||O the deep, deep love of Jesus|
|Title:||O the Deep, Deep Love of Jesus!|
|Author:||Samuel Trevor Francis, 1834-1925|
|Scripture:||John 13:1; Ephesians 3:19|
|Topic:||The Way of Salvation: Sanctification; Christ: Love and Grace of|
|Name:||EBENEZER (OR TON-Y-BOTEL)|
|Composer:||Thomas John Williams (1890)|