How Much I Owe

O Lord, how much I owe to Thee

Author: Daniel R. Lucas
Tune: [O Lord how much I owe to Thee]
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1 O Lord how much I owe to Thee,
For all Thy tender love to me,
For what I am and hope to be,
No tongue can ever tell.

No words can ever show
How much to Thee I owe,
No heart on earth can ever know
How great Thy love to me.

2 My home, my friends my brethren dear,
And all that fills my heart with cheer,
The faith and hope, to calm my fear
Has come, O Lord, from Thee. [Chorus]

3 This life with all its peaceful ways,
The Church with holy songs of praise,
The hope and love that crown my days,
The Lord has given me. [Chorus]

Source: Gems and Jewels #46

Author: Daniel R. Lucas

Daniel Robertson Lucas, b. Belvidere, Boone County, Ill., January 14, 1840; m. Mary Longley in 1862; joined 99th Indiana Volunteer Infantry and appointed chaplain of the regiment; later studied for the ministry; in 1876, settled in Des Moines, Iowa, where he pastored the Central Christian Church and helped found Drake University; Department Commander of the Grand Army of the Republic and secretary of the Morton Monument Commission; d. March 11, 1907 From Daniel R. Lucas papers, WWW site, Mar. 18, 2004… Go to person page >

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First Line: O Lord, how much I owe to Thee
Title: How Much I Owe
Author: Daniel R. Lucas
Language: English
Refrain First Line: No words can ever show
Copyright: Public Domain


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Gems and Jewels #46

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