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O wondrous story of the Lord

O wondrous story of the Lord

Author: Wilbur F. Crafts
Published in 10 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Oh, wondrous story of the Lord!
It thrills our hearts with love,
That Jesus came to rescue man,
And left His throne above.

Refrain:
Help me, dear Savior, Thee to own,
And ever faithful be;
And when Thou sittest on Thy throne,
Dear Lord, remember me.

2 In human form He deigned to dwell,
To raise our fallen race,
And shed about a manger rude
The brightness of His grace. [Refrain]

3 The angels sang, and men rejoiced
In hope of endless bliss,
And hailed the star of Bethlehem,
The pledge of love and peace. [Refrain]

4 It shines today to guide us on
Through earthly storms to Him,
The pole star for the sinner’s bark,
Whose light is never dim. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #11538

Author: Wilbur F. Crafts

Used pseudonym Callene Fisk… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O wondrous story of the Lord
Author: Wilbur F. Crafts
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Help me, dear Savior, thee to own
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Cyber Hymnal #11538
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #11538

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