Aloud we sing the wondrous grace

Aloud we sing the wondrous grace

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 29 hymnals

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1 Aloud we sing the wondrous grace,
Christ to his murderers bare;
which made the tottering cross its throne,
And hung its trophies there.

2 "Father forgive," his mercy cried,
With his expiring breath,
And drew eternal blessings down
On those who wrought his death.

3 Jesus, this wondrous love we sing,
And whilst we sing admire;
Breathe on our souls and kindle there,
The same celestial fire.

4 Swayed by thy dear example, Lord,
For enemies we'll pray;
with love their hatred we'll reward
With blessings we'll repay.

The Hartford Selection of Hymns from the most approved authors, 1799

Author: Philip Doddridge

Philip Doddridge (b. London, England, 1702; d. Lisbon, Portugal, 1751) belonged to the Non-conformist Church (not associated with the Church of England). Its members were frequently the focus of discrimination. Offered an education by a rich patron to prepare him for ordination in the Church of England, Doddridge chose instead to remain in the Non-conformist Church. For twenty years he pastored a poor parish in Northampton, where he opened an academy for training Non-conformist ministers and taught most of the subjects himself. Doddridge suffered from tuberculosis, and when Lady Huntington, one of his patrons, offered to finance a trip to Lisbon for his health, he is reputed to have said, "I can as well go to heaven from Lisbon as from Nort… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Aloud we sing the wondrous grace
Author: Philip Doddridge
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Collection of Evangelical Hymns #d8

A Collection of Hymns for Public and Private Worship approved by the Presbytery of Charleston #d6

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #278

A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #d8

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A Selection of Hymns & Psalms #189

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A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #H.CLX

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A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #H.CLX

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A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors. #258

A Selection of Hymns, from the Best Authors, Designed as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d18

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Christian Hymns #67

Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d26

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Psalms and Hymns, for the Use of the German Reformed Church, in the United States of America. (2nd ed.) #273

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The Baptist Hymn Book #610

The Choice #H7

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The Choice #H7

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The Christian Psalmist #377

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The Cluster of Spiritual Songs, Divine Hymns and Sacred Poems #XXVII

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The Gospel Psalmist #238

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The Hartford Selection of Hymns from the Most Approved Authors #CLII

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The Hartford Selection of Hymns #CLII

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #976

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