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Most Perfect Is the Law of God

Most perfect is the law of God

Tune: KINSMAN
Published in 13 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Most perfect is the law of God,
restoring those that stray;
his testimony is most sure,
proclaiming wisdom's way.

Refrain:
O how love I thy law! O how love I thy law!
It is my meditation all the day.
O how love I thy law! O how love I thy law!
It is my meditation all the day.

2 The precepts of the Lord are right;
with joy they fill the heart;
the Lord's commandments all are pure,
and clearest light impart. [Refrain]

3 The fear of God is undefiled
and ever shall endure;
the statutes of the Lord are truth
and righteousness most pure. [Refrain]

4 They warn from ways of wickedness
displeasing to the Lord,
and in the keeping of his Word
there is a great reward. [Refrain]


Source: Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #153

Text Information

First Line: Most perfect is the law of God
Title: Most Perfect Is the Law of God
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O how love I thy law

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #4331
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