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The Wondrous Story

I will sing the wondrous story, How the great salvation came

Author: J. T. Wilde
Tune: [I will sing the wondrous tory] (Gilmour)
Published in 1 hymnal

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 I will sing the wondrous story,
How the great salvation came;
And my soul was filled with glory,
By believing in His name.

Hallelujah, for the glory
Of the precious, bloodstained cross;
’Tis the sweet and blessèd story,
Making all else seem but dross.

2 Sick of sin and earthly pleasure,
At His sacred feet I fell;
Then came joy that knew no measure,
Of the Savior’s blood-washed host. [Refrain]

3 Oh! the joy of full salvation,
Coming from the throne of God;
Offered free to every nation,
Thro’ the all atoning blood. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #12863

Author: J. T. Wilde

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Text Information

First Line: I will sing the wondrous story, How the great salvation came
Title: The Wondrous Story
Author: J. T. Wilde
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Hallelujah, for the glory
Copyright: Public Domain


The Cyber Hymnal #12863
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  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)


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The Cyber Hymnal #12863

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