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I Cannot Tell How Precious

I cannot tell how precious The Savior is to me

Author: Charles Hutchinson Gabriel
Tune: [I cannot tell how precious]
Published in 6 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1. I cannot tell how precious
The Savior is to me,
Since I have Him accepted,
And He hath made me free;
I cannot tell His goodness,
Enough to satisfy;
And if you’ll only take Him,
You’ll see the reason why.

I cannot tell how precious
The Savior is to me;
I only can entreat you
To come, and taste and see.

2. I cannot do for Jesus
As much as I should like;
But I will e’er endeavor
To work with all my might;
For, was not my dear Savior
For sinners crucified?
For me, then surely, Jesus
Hung on the cross and died. [Refrain]

3. Whene’er I think of Jesus,
I cannot but rejoice;
To me He’s ever precious,
For Him I raise my voice:
I know He has in glory
A home prepared for me,
Where I shall live forever
So happy, and so free. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #2744

Author: Charles Hutchinson Gabriel

Pseudonyms: C. D. Emerson, Charlotte G. Homer, S. B. Jackson, A. W. Lawrence, Jennie Ree… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I cannot tell how precious The Savior is to me
Title: I Cannot Tell How Precious
Author: Charles Hutchinson Gabriel
Copyright: Public Domain



The Cyber Hymnal #2744
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The Cyber Hymnal #2744

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