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Once again I want to hear it

Once again I want to hear it

Author: Fred Woodrow
Tune: [Once again I want to hear it]
Published in 9 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Once again I want to hear it,
Story sweet and story old;
Sweeter than the sweetest music,
Richer far than gems of gold;
Tell it to me, tell it to me,
Story of the Saviour’s love,
Known on earth, and known in glory,
Sweet below, and sweet above.

Refrain:
Tell it to me, tell it to me,
Once again the old, old Name,
First on earth, and first in glory,
Still the best and still the same.

2 Once again the song ascending
To the Lord who died for me,
Let me feel that He is hearing!
How I long His face to see!
Mercy, mercy, like a fountain,
Springing up and running o’er,
Life and love for thirsty millions,
Life and love for millions more! [Refrain]

3 Once again, oh, tell the story
Of the glory yet to be,
O’er the walls of shining jasper,
O’er the bright and crystal sea;
I will listen, I will praise Him,
And, amid a world of care,
Bear the cross without repining,
Thinking of the glory there! [Refrain]

Source: Crowning Day No. 5 #19

Author: Fred Woodrow

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Text Information

First Line: Once again I want to hear it
Author: Fred Woodrow
Refrain First Line: Tell it to me
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)

Conquest Hymns, New and Old for all Services #ad165

Conquest Hymns, New and Old for all Services #d165

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Crowning Day No. 5 #19

Fillmore's Women's Choir, Nos. 1, 2 and 3 Combined #d63

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Joyful Praise #24

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Salvation Songs #61

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Songs of the Pentecost for the Forward Gospel Movement #61

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The Standard Sunday School Hymnal #54

Vineyard Songs #d87

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