Over and Over

Over and over I stood upon the shore

Author: Ballington Booth
Tune: [Over and over I stood upon the shore]
Published in 16 hymnals

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1 Over and over I stood upon the shore;
Over and over I said I would doubt no more;
But as the sea came rolling in,
In boundless waves that cleanse from sin,
I doubted their saving power.

Refrain:
Over and over, like a mighty sea,
Comes the love of Jesus,
Rolling over me.

2 Over and over I’ve heard my Savior’s voice;
Over and over He said, "Make Me your choice;
Now face the waves and tread the sea,
Look up in faith and follow Me";
I answered, "I’ll prove their power." [Refrain]

3 Over and over I’ll sing this glorious song,
Over and over before the gathering throng;
How o’er my heart the sea prevailed,
And how His love has never failed,
For ever I’ll trust His power; [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #8302

Author: Ballington Booth

Ballington Booth (July 28, 1857 – October 5, 1940) was an Officer in The Salvation Army and a co-founder of Volunteers of America. See also in: Wikipedia  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Over and over I stood upon the shore
Title: Over and Over
Author: Ballington Booth
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Over and over, Like a mighty sea
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Cyber Hymnal #8302

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