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He saves with power divine

Representative Text

1 Hear again the blessed, blessed story
Of the Saviour’s wondrous pow’r to save;
How for us he left his home in glory,
Conquered sin, death and the grave.

Refrain:
Jesus saves, Jesus saves,
Sing aloud the story;
Jesus saves, Jesus saves,
Give him all the praise and glory;
Jesus saves, Jesus saves,
Saves this soul of mine;
Jesus saves, Jesus saves,
He saves with pow’r divine.

2 Sorrow, toil, and pain were in his pathway
All along his journey here below,
Leading him at last to Calv’ry’s mountain,
All to save our souls from woe. [Refrain]

3 May we now accept this blessed Saviour
Who has done so much for me and you;
Give to him our hearts, and tell the story,
Others then may find him too. [Refrain]

Source: The Old Story in Song Number Two #125

Author: Nellie Place Chandler

Nellie Place Chandler began playing the organ in church and Sunday school when she was twelve, she spent time as chorister, organist and choir director. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Hear again the blessed story
Title: He saves with power divine
Author: Nellie Place Chandler
Refrain First Line: Jesus saves, Sing aloud the story

Timeline

Instances

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Jubilant Voices for Sunday Schools and Devotional Meetings #19

Songs of Praise #d68

Sunday School Joy Bells #d30

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The Best of All #227

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The Old Story in Song Number Two #125

The Soul Winner. Rev. #d30

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