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Lesson for eternity

O what a lesson we all may learn

Author: E. S. Lorenz
Tune: [O what a lesson we all may learn]
Published in 5 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Oh, what a lesson we all may learn,
Wonderful love of Christ!
Gladly our minds to its message turn,
Wonderful love of Christ!

Chorus:
Truer knowledge ne’er can be;
Deeper truth they ne’er shall see;
Lesson for eternity,
Wonderful love of Christ!

2 Fullness of blessing, of peace, and joy,
Wonderful love of Christ!
Sounding its depths shall our life employ,
Wonderful love of Christ! [Chorus]

3 Into this truth, let the children in,
Wonderful love of Christ!
Knowledge divine would we ever win,
Wonderful love of Christ! [Chorus]


Source: Songs for Work and Worship #153

Author: E. S. Lorenz

Pseudonymns: John D. Cresswell, L. S. Edwards, E. D. Mund,… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O what a lesson we all may learn
Title: Lesson for eternity
Author: E. S. Lorenz
Refrain First Line: Truer knowledge ne'er can be
Copyright: Public Domain

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Brightest Glory #56

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Songs for Work and Worship #153

Spirit and Life #d112

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Temple Echoes #27

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The Revival No. 4 #50

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