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Nothing but mercy for me

My blest Redeemer left heaven one day

Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck
Tune: [My blest Redeemer left heaven one day]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 My blest Redeemer left heaven one day,
From sin he made me free;
He took my grief and guilt away,
And so there is mercy for me.

Refrain:
O wonderful, wonderful mercy of God,
As deep as the boundless sea,
His blood was spilt to cleanse my guilt,
And there’s nothing but mercy for me.

2 My Lord was willing to suffer and die,
To bring me liberty,
My sinful soul to purify;
And so there is mercy for me. [Refrain]

3 My Lord and Saviour now liveth again
At God’s right hand is he,
And there he lives for me to plead,
And so there is mercy for me. [Refrain]

Source: Glorious Praise: specially prepared for use in the prayer meeting, the church service, the young people's meetings, the Sunday school, the evangelistic and other religious gatherings #179

Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck

Carrie Ellis Breck was born 22 January 1855 in Vermont and raised in a Christian home. She later moved to Vineland, New Jersy, and then to Portland, Oregon. She wrote verse and prose for religious and household publications, In 1884 she married Frank A. Breck. She has written between fourteen and fifteen hundred hymns. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: My blest Redeemer left heaven one day
Title: Nothing but mercy for me
Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck
Refrain First Line: O, wonderful, wonderful mercy of God

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Glorious Praise #179

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Songs of Love and Praise No. 5 #109

Soul-Stirring Songs #d55

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