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770. I Know God's Promise Is True

1 For God so loved this sinful world,
His Son He freely gave,
That whosoever would believe
Eternal life should have.

Refrain:
’Tis true, oh, yes, ’tis true,
God’s wonderful promise is true;
For I’ve trusted, and tested, and tried it,
And I know God’s promise is true.

2 I was a wayward, wand’ring child,
A slave to sin and fear,
Until this blessed promise fell
Like music on my ear. [Refrain]

3 The “whosoever” of the Lord,
I trusted was for me,
I took Him at His gracious word;
From sin He set me free. [Refrain]

4 Eternal life, begun below,
Now fills my heart and soul;
I’ll sing His praise forevermore
Who has redeemed my soul. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: For God so loved this sinful world
Title: I Know God's Promise Is True
Author: L. N. M. (1899)
Meter: 8.6.8.6.6.8.10.8
Scripture: Psalm 32:5
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/I_Know_Gods_Promise_Is_True); The Cyber Hymnal (http://www.hymntime.com/tch/htm/i/k/ikgptrue.htm)
Refrain First Line: ’Tis true, oh, yes, ’tis true
Tune Information
Name: [For God so loved this sinful world]
Composer: Leila N. Morris (1899)
Meter: 8.6.8.6.6.8.10.8
Key: G Major
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/I_Know_Gods_Promise_Is_True); The Cyber Hymnal (http://www.hymntime.com/tch/htm/i/k/ikgptrue.htm)



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




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