The Priceless Gift

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1 Rapture my bosom is swelling,
Grace, all sufficient and free,
Gift, every blessing excelling,
Jesus has offered to me.

Gift of a merciful Father,
Grace, all-sufficient and free,
Seal of the final redemption,
Jesus has offered to me.

2 Op'ning the portals of heaven,
Giving from sin a release,
Faith with its blessed assurance,
Mercy, and pardon, and peace. [Chorus]

3 Free to the poor and the needy,
Free to the sad and oppressed,
Balm to the wounded in spirit,
Bringing the weary one rest. [Chorus]

4 Come to the Fountain of Mercy;
Come, for salvation is free;
List to the Savior's assurance,
"Grace is sufficient for thee." [Chorus]

Author: Mrs. C. L. Shacklock

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First Line: Rapture my bosom is swelling
Title: The Priceless Gift
Author: Mrs. C. L. Shacklock
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Gift of a merciful Father
Publication Date: 1883
Copyright: Public domain.


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Songs of Free Grace #95

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