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Whenever I Think Of Him

The cross that he gave is heavy

Author: Ethel A. Barlow
Tune: [The cross that He gave is heavy]
Published in 4 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 The cross that He gave is heavy,
And the light on my path is dim,
Yet I feel a blessèd assurance,
Whenever I think of Him.

Whenever I think of Him,
Whenever I think of Him,
He fills my soul with divine control,
Whenever I think of Him.

2 I stand on the mount of promise,
Rising up from the vale of prayer;
For my soul is filled with His goodness,
And thoughts of His love and care. [Refrain]

3 Some day it will all be over;
Then with loved ones gone on before,
I will join the saints and the martyrs,
And praise Him forevermore. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #9189

Author: Ethel A. Barlow

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Text Information

First Line: The cross that he gave is heavy
Title: Whenever I Think Of Him
Author: Ethel A. Barlow
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Whenever I think of him
Copyright: Public Domain



The Cyber Hymnal #9189
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  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)


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The Cyber Hymnal #9189

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