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The Wonderful Story

O sweet is the story of Jesus

Author: Chas. H. Gabriel
Tune: [O sweet is the story of Jesus]
Published in 53 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 O sweet is the story of Jesus,
The wonderful Savior of men,
Who suffered and died for the sinner,--
I'll tell it again and again!

Refrain:
O wonderful, wonderful story,
The dearest that ever was told;
I'll repeat it in glory,
The wonderful story,
Where I shall His beauty behold.

2 He came from the brightest of glory;
His blood as a ransom He gave,
To purchase eternal redemption;
And, O He is mighty to save! [Refrain]

3 His mercy flows on like a river;
His love is unmeasured and free;
His grace is forever sufficient,
It reaches and purifies me. [Refrain]

Coronation Hymns, 1910

Author: Chas. H. Gabriel

Pseudonymns: C. D. Emerson, S. B. Jackson, Jennie Ree  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O sweet is the story of Jesus
Title: The Wonderful Story
Author: Chas. H. Gabriel
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O wonderful, wonderful story

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