1 Father, whose everlasting love
your only Son for sinners gave,
whose grace to all did freely move,
and sent him down the world to save:
2 help us your mercy to extol,
immense, unfathomed, unconfined;
to praise the Lamb who died for all,
the Saviour of all humankind.
3 Your undistinguishing regard
was cast on Adam's fallen race;
for all you have in Christ prepared
sufficient, sovereign, saving grace.
4 The world he suffered to redeem;
for all he has the atonement made;
for those that will not come to him
the ransom of his life was paid.
5 Arise, O God, maintain your cause!
The fullness of the nations call;
lift up the standard of your cross,
and all shall own you died for all.
|First Line:||Father, whose everlasting love|
|Author:||Charles Wesley, 1707-88|
|Topic:||Atonement; Good Friday; Grace(5 more...)|
|Composer:||Francis Duckworth, 1862-1941|
|Copyright:||Music and arrangement by permission of Jubilate Hymns Ltd.|