Our Savior came down from his home in the sky

Our Savior came down from his home in the sky

Author: T. M. Eastwood
Tune: [Our Savior came down from his home in the sky]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Our Saviour came down from his home in the sky,
Down to the cross, to suffer and die,
Choosing the will of his Father to do,
Only for you, just you.

Refrain:
Only for you, just you,
Only for you, just you,
On the cross crucified
He suffered and died,
Only for you, just you.

2 Oft, oft was he smitten, discouraged and sad,
Burdened himself to make other hearts glad,
Daily he labored beneath heavens blue,
Only for you, just you. [Refrain]

3 Out there in the garden ‘neath olive tree’s shade,
There in his weakness, he fervently pray’d,
Bearing such sorrows as earth never knew,
Only for you, just you. [Refrain]

4 And since he ascended to heaven above,
Up to the home of his infinite love,
There he is praying eternity thro’,
Only for you, just you. [Refrain]

Source: Songs for All #83

Author: T. M. Eastwood

Early 20th Century We have little data on Eastwood, except that he was a minister in the Reformed Episcopal Church of England. --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Our Savior came down from his home in the sky
Author: T. M. Eastwood
Refrain First Line: Only for you, just you

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Songs for All #83

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Songs of Love Divine #83

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