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O wondrous love beyond degree

O wondrous love beyond degree

Published in 3 hymnals

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1 O Wond'rous love beyond degree,
Such as none can conceive;
My blessed Saviour calls on me:
Come unto me and live.

2 Here is his gracious table set,
With all my soul doth need:
He bids me here set down and eat!
And on his bounties feed.

3 This feast consists of heav'nly food,
As Jesus testified;
It is the purchase of his blood,
For this he groan'd and died.

4 His flesh was bruis'd, his blood was spilt;
With love to man, it stream'd,
And made atonement for our guilt,
By which we were redeem'd.

5 Here are the pledges of his love,
Which the bless'd Saviour gave;
To draw our minds on things above,
Which there we are to have.

Source: Church Hymn Book: consisting of newly composed hymns with the addition of hymns and psalms, from other authors, carefully adapted for the use of public worship, and many other occasions (1st ed.) #CLXXXVI

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Church Hymn Book . 3rd ed. #d402

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Church Hymn Book #CLXXXVI

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