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Tell the blessed story

Our Redeemer died to save us

Author: William Henry Gardner
Tune: [Our Redeemer died to save us]
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1. Our Redeemer died to save us
On the cross of Calvary,
Suffered there that He might purchase
Endless life for you and me;
Tell to all the world the story
Of His wondrous sacrifice;
Tell them of His risen glory,
King of earth and paradise.

Refrain
Tell the blessèd story
To the sons of men;
Tell the blessèd story
O’er and o’er again.

2. Tell of Jesus on the mountain,
Speaking to the multitude,
Preaching there the blessèd Gospel,
While He gave them earthly food;
Tell how winds and waves obeyed Him,
Owning thus His majesty,
When He stilled the angry tempest
On the Sea of Galilee. [Refrain]

3. Tell them all the words of comfort
Spoken by His loving voice,
Of His tender consolation,
Bidding troubled hearts rejoice;
Tell them of the living waters,
Flowing to refresh the soul,
And the golden crown that waits us
When at last we reach the goal. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #6525

Author: William Henry Gardner

Late 19th Century Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Our Redeemer died to save us
Title: Tell the blessed story
Author: William Henry Gardner

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #6525
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)



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