Sing my soul his wondrous love

Sing my soul his wondrous love

Author: Anonymous (1800)
Published in 116 hymnals

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Representative Text

1 Sing, my soul, his wondrous love,
who, from yon bright throne above,
ever watchful o'er our race,
still to us extends his grace.

2 Heaven and earth by him were made;
all is by his scepter swayed;
what are we that he should show
so much love to us below?

3 God, the merciful and good,
bought us with the Savior's blood,
and, to make salvation sure,
guides us by his Spirit pure.

4 Sing, my soul, adore his Name!
Let his glory be thy theme:
praise him till he calls thee home;
trust his love for all to come.



Source: Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #467

Author: Anonymous

In some hymnals, the editors noted that a hymn's author is unknown to them, and so this artificial "person" entry is used to reflect that fact. Obviously, the hymns attributed to "Author Unknown" "Unknown" or "Anonymous" could have been written by many people over a span of many centuries. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Sing my soul his wondrous love
Author: Anonymous (1800)
Meter: 7.7.7.7
Language: English

Notes

Sing, my soul, His wondrous love. [Praise of the Father.] In a Baltimore Collection, 1800, in 3 stanzas; the American Prayer Book Collection, 1826, in 4 stanzas, &c.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

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The Cyber Hymnal #6116
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Church Hymnal, Mennonite #285

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Hymnal 1982 #467

The Baptist Hymnal #101

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The Cyber Hymnal #6116

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