As far as the east is removed from the west

As far as the east is removed from the west

Author: Avis B. Christiansen
Tune: [As far as the East is removed from the West]
Published in 3 hymnals

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1 As far as the East is removed from the West,
So far that no eye can see,
My sins are removed, and oh, praise the Lord!
That is far enough for me.

That is far enough for me,
Far enough for me;
As far as the East is removed from the West,
That is far enough for me.

2 Far down in the ocean’s unsearchable depths,
Far down in the raging sea,
My sins He has buried, and praise His dear name,
That is far enough for me.

That is far enough for me,
Far enough for me;
Far down in the ocean’s unsearchable depths,
That is far enough for me.

3 My sins are on Jesus, I know I am safe;
It matters not where they be,
Since He has redeemed me, they’ve gone from my soul,
That is good enough for me.

That is good enough for me,
Good enough for me;
Since He has redeemed me, they’ve gone from my soul,
That is good enough for me.

Source: The Tabernacle Hymns #70

Author: Avis B. Christiansen

Avis Marguerite Burgeson was born in 1895 and lived in Chicago all her life. She attended the Moody Church, pastored for many years by Dr. Harry Ironside. In 1917, Avis Burgeson married Ernest Christiansen who later became a vice president of Moody Bible Institute. She was a modest and retiring woman, and sometimes used pen names: Avis Burgesson, Christian B. Anson and Constance B. Reid. She began writing poems in childhood, and before her death in 1985 had written thousands of them. She died in 1985. NN, Hymnary  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: As far as the east is removed from the west
Author: Avis B. Christiansen
Refrain First Line: That is far enough for me

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Tabernacle Hymns #d3
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