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'Twas Wondrous Love

There are those in glory blest

Author: Irvin H. Mack
Tune: [There are those in glory blest]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 There are those in glory blest
Who serv’d the Lord on earth,
Who serv’d the Lord on earth,
Many who in Jesus rest,
And know His blessed worth, His blessed worth.

Refrain:
O, ‘twas wond’rous love,
O, ‘twas wond’rous love,
O, ‘twas wond’rous love,
Full and free;
O, ‘twas wond’rous love,
From my Lord above,
O, ‘twas wond’rous love,
That saved me.

2 Who is there that does not long
To know that holy life,
To know that holy life,
Who’d not raise that happy song,
Be free’d from earthly strife, from earthly strife. [Refrain]

3 Gentle Saviour, Thou art kind,
We long to see Thy face,
We long to see Thy face,
Let our hearts to Thee incline,
O give us saving grace, give saving grace. [Refrain]

Source: Boundless Love: for Sunday Schools and Gospel Meetings #9

Author: Irvin H. Mack

Mack & Lincoln Hall founded the Hall-Mack Company music publishing house (later bought by the Rodeheaver Company). Mack’s works include: Boundless Love (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Hall-Mack Company, 1896) The Service of Praise, with Lincoln Hall et al. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Hall-Mack Company, 1900) http://www.hymntime.com/tch/bio/m/a/c/mack_ih.htm  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There are those in glory blest
Title: 'Twas Wondrous Love
Author: Irvin H. Mack
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O, ‘twas wondrous love
Copyright: Public Domain

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Boundless Love #9

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