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40. Depth of Mercy

1 Depth of mercy! can there be
Mercy still reserved for me?
Can my God his wrath forbear?
Me, the chief of sinners, spare?

God is love! I know, I feel;
Jesus lives, and loves me still;
Jesus lives,
He lives and loves me still.

2 I have long withstood his grace,
Long provoked him to his face:
Would not hearken to his calls;
Grieved him by a thousand falls.

3 Now incline me to repent;
Let me now my sins lament;
Now my foul revolt deplore,
Weep, believer, and sin no more.

Text Information
First Line: Depth of mercy! can there be
Title: Depth of Mercy
Publication Date: 1884
Refrain First Line: God is love! I know, I feel;
Tune Information
Name: [Depth of mercy! can there be]
Key: C Major

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