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596. Grace Greater than Our Sin

1 Marvelous grace of our loving Lord,
Grace that exceeds our sin and our guilt!
Yonder on Calvary’s mount outpoured,
There where the blood of the Lamb was spilled.

Refrain:
Grace, grace, God’s grace,
Grace that will pardon and cleanse within;
Grace, grace, God’s grace,
Grace that is greater than all our sin!

2 Sin and despair, like the sea waves cold,
Threaten the soul with infinite loss;
Grace that is greater, yes, grace untold,
Points to the refuge, the mighty cross. [Refrain]

3 Dark is the stain that we cannot hide;
What can we do to wash it away?
Look! There is flowing a crimson tide,
Brighter than snow you may be today. [Refrain]

4 Marvelous, infinite, matchless grace,
Freely bestowed on all who believe!
You that are longing to see His face,
Will you this moment His grace receive? [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Marvelous grace of our loving Lord
Title: Grace Greater than Our Sin
Author: Julia H. Johnston (1911)
Meter: 9.9.9.9.4.9.4.9
Scripture: Romans 5:20
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Grace_Greater_than_Our_Sin); HymnSite.com (http://www.hymnsite.com/lyrics/umh365.sht); The Cyber Hymnal (http://www.hymntime.com/tch/htm/g/g/ggreater.htm)
Refrain First Line: Grace, grace, God’s grace
Tune Information
Name: MOODY
Composer: Daniel B. Towner (1910)
Meter: 9.9.9.9.4.9.4.9
Key: G Major
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Grace_Greater_than_Our_Sin); HymnSite.com (http://www.hymnsite.com/lyrics/umh365.sht); The Cyber Hymnal (http://www.hymntime.com/tch/htm/g/g/ggreater.htm)



Media
MIDI file: Grace_Greater_than_Our_Sin.mid
(http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Grace_Greater_than_Our_Sin)
More media are available on the text authority and tune authority pages.




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