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213b. Father, whose everlasting love

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.

Text Information
First Line: Father, whose everlasting love
Author: Charles Wesley, 1707-88
Publication Date: 1999
Meter: 88.88
Scripture: ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ;
Topic: Atonement; Good Friday; Grace (5 more...)
Tune Information
Name: MELCOMBE
Composer: Samuel Webbe, 1740-1816
Meter: 88.88
Key: D Major



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