The Gospel of Your Grace

The gospel of thy grace

Author: Arthur T. Pierson
Tune: [The Gospel of Thy grace]
Published in 12 hymnals

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1. The Gospel of Thy grace
My stubborn heart has won,
For God so loved the world
He gave His only Son,

Whosoever will believe,
Shall everlasting life receive!
Shall everlasting life receive!

2. The serpent lifted up
Could life and healing give,
So Jesus on the cross
Bids me to look and live;
For [Refrain]

3. The soul that sinneth dies:
My awful doom I heard;
I was forever lost,
But for Thy gracious word
That [Refrain]

4. Not to condemn the world
The Man of sorrows came;
But that the world might have
Salvation thro’ His name;
For [Refrain]

5. Lord, help my unbelief!
Give me the peace of faith,
To rest with childlike trust
On what Thy Gospel saith,
That [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #1982

Author: Arthur T. Pierson

Pierson, Arthur Tappan, D.D., was born in New York city, March 6, 1837, and educated at Hamilton College. He entered the Presbyterian ministry in 1830, and was pastor successively in Binghampton and in Waterford, New York, and Fort Street, Detroit; his last charge being the Bethany Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia. (Duffield's English Hymns, 1886, p. 576.) Dr. Pierson's hymns include:— 1. Once I was dead in sin. Praise for Salvation. 2. The Gospel of Thy grace. The Love of God in Christ. 3. To Thee, O God [Lord], we raise. Divine Beneficence. 4. With harps and with viols there stand a great throng. The New Song. Of these hymns, No. 3 is in Hymns and Songs of Praise, N. Y., 1874, and the Laudes Domini, N. Y., 1884;… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The gospel of thy grace
Title: The Gospel of Your Grace
Author: Arthur T. Pierson
Source: Praise! Psalms, Hymns and Songs for Christian Worship (Praise Trust, 2000)
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Whosoever will believe



The Cyber Hymnal #1982
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The Cyber Hymnal #1982

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