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I’ll Sing of His Love

I'll sing of the matchless and wonderful love

Author: Ada Blenkhorn
Tune: [I'll sing of the matchless and wonderful love]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 I’ll sing of the matchless and wonderful love,
Which God, in His Son, hath proclaimed from above;
‘Tis higher than heaven, more deep than the sea,
And broad as the universe, priceless and free.

Refrain:
I’ll sing of His wonderful love,
His matchless and wonderful love;
‘Tis broad as the universe, priceless and free,
All praise to the Father above.

2 Tho’ countless the sins we have done in the past,
In Love’s mighty sea ev’ry one we may cast;
Above them abideth the sin-cleansing flood,
Atonement of Jesus—His own precious blood. [Refrain] [Refrain]

3 How shall we escape from the sinner’s dark fate,
If we should neglect a salvation so great?
No more in the darkness of sin let us live,
But come to the Saviour who waits to forgive. [Refrain] [Refrain]

Source: Praise and Promise: for use in Sunday-schools, prayer meetings, revivals, young people's meetings and on special occasions #48

Author: Ada Blenkhorn

Ada Jane Blenkhorn Canada 1858-1927 Born in Cobourg, Ontario, the 10th of 11 children, she emigrated with her family to the U.S. In 1884 and settled in Cleveland, OH.. She was raised a Methodist, and began writing hymn lyrics at age 34. A prolific writer of hymn lyrics, she was about to give it up when a friend encouraged her to continue, telling her some soul might be saved by a hymn she would write. She worked for many years as secretary to her brother, Henry's, real estate company. After his death in 1923, she became president of the company. She never married. John Perry  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I'll sing of the matchless and wonderful love
Title: I’ll Sing of His Love
Author: Ada Blenkhorn
Refrain First Line: I'll sing of his wonderful love
Copyright: Public Domain

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