Story of Love

I love to hear the story old

Author: Charles S. Brown
Tune: [I love to hear the story old]
Published in 1 hymnal

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1 I love to hear the story old,
Which, ev’ry time I heart it told,
Is sweeter than it was before,
And makes me long to hear it more.

Story of love, ever new,
Story of love, ever true,
Story of wonderful grace that shall not grow old.
Wonderful words of the King!
Unto His name we will sing,
Telling to others the story the sweetest e’er told.

2 It tells me of my blessed Lord—
‘Tis written in His holy Word—
Who came from heav’n to earth below,
The sorrows of mankind to know. [Refrain]

3 It tells me how His life He gave
That He a world from sin might save;
And unto others I would tell
The words of truth I love so well. [Refrain]

Source: Progressive Sunday School Songs #58

Author: Charles S. Brown

Brown’s works in­clude: The King’s Prais­es (Bos­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts: Unit­ed So­ci­e­ty of Chris­tian En­dea­vor, 1899)  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I love to hear the story old
Title: Story of Love
Author: Charles S. Brown
Refrain First Line: Story of love, ever new
Publication Date: 1923
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1923.


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Progressive Sunday School Songs #58

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