I Cannot Understand It

My sins were like a mountain standing there in dark array

Author: Alfred Barratt
Tune: [My sins were like a mountain standing there in dark array]
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Alfred Barratt

Barratt, Alfred. (New Springs, Wigan, Lancashire, England, October 25, 1879--December, 1968). Coming to the United States as a young man, he studied at Gordon College, Massachusetts, and Newton Theological Seminary, Mass. He was ordained in December, 1913, by the Baptists in Connecticut, then by the Wheeling WV Presbytery, Presbyterian Church in the USA, in 1924. He was pastor of Dallas, West Virginia, then of a series of churches in the Presbytery of Clarion, Pennsylvania. In 1937 he was awarded the Doctor of Literature degree by Bob Jones College. On November 26, 1962, he wrote the undersigned: "For 39 long years I have labored hard and steady writing sermons, children's story sermons, and hymns. Up to the present day I have written 4,… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: My sins were like a mountain standing there in dark array
Title: I Cannot Understand It
Author: Alfred Barratt
Refrain First Line: I cannot understand it why the Lord loves me
Copyright: © 1925 R. H. Cornelius

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Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Calvary Hymns #156

Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 2 #d131

Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 3 #266

Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 4 #d121

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