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Praises for Thy Glorious Grace

God the Father of our Savior

Author: Mark Minnick (2001)
Tune: MT. CALVARY
Published in 1 hymnal

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1 God and Father of our Savior,
praise for glories of Thy grace,
every blessing purposed favor,
granted in Thy Son's embrace.

Refrain:
God and Father, we would bless Thee;
help us praise Thee in this place.
Hallelujah, blessed Father,
praises for Thy glorious grace.

2 Chosen sinners long predestined
to be holy, blameless still,
made Thy sons by love unfathomed.
Oh, the kindness of Thy will! [Refrain]

3 Thine own Son, love's dear Redeemer,
ransom's price His precious blood;
sins forgiven for the treasure
of that ageless, cleansing flood. [Refrain]

4 Myst'ry of eternal wisdom,
Thy good pleasure now made known;
heav'n and earth's entire creation
bent beneath Thy Son's bright throne. [Refrain]

5 Thou, intent Thine heirs to make us,
workest all things to this will,
that those hoping first in Jesus
might with praise the heavens fill. [Refrain]

6 Bless Thee for Thy promised Spirit,
Holy Spirit, Christians' Seal,
Pledge we shall in Christ inherit
what redemption shall reveal! [Refrain]

Source: Hymns to the Living God #213

Author: Mark Minnick

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Text Information

First Line: God the Father of our Savior
Title: Praises for Thy Glorious Grace
Author: Mark Minnick (2001)
Meter: 8.7.8.7 with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: God and Father, we would bless Thee
Notes: Copyright owner has given permission for this hymn to be displayed
Copyright: © 2001 by Mark Minnick

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