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I Love Him (Chorus)

I love Him, I love Him, Because He first loved me

Tune: [I love Him, I love Him] (Foster)
Published in 6 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

I love Him, I love Him,
Because He first loved me;
And purchased my salvation on Calv'ry's tree.

Source: Total Praise: songs and other worship resources for every generation #228



Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

African American Heritage Hymnal #236


Total Praise #228


Yes, Lord! #125

Include 3 pre-1979 instances
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