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Weighed by thy love for thy brother

Weighed by thy love for thy brother

Author: E. C. Ellsworth
Tune: [Weighed by thy love for thy brother]
Published in 12 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Weighed by thy love for thy brother,
Weighed by thy love for thy God,
Weighed by thy faith in another,
Weighed by the shedding of blood.

Refrain:
Weighed in the balance, and wanting,
Weighed, but no Savior is there;
Weighed, but thy soul has been trifling,
Weighed, but found lighter than air.

2 Weighed by the hope of salvation,
Weighed by the Rock where ’tis built,
Weighed by the sweet invitation,
“Come, even now, if thou wilt.” [Refrain]

3 Weighed by the richest of treasures,
Weighed by their infinite loss,
Weighed by the brightest of pleasures,
Weighed by the dark, heavy cross. [Refrain]

Source: Triumphant Songs No.4 #181

Author: E. C. Ellsworth

Late 19th Century Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Weighed by thy love for thy brother
Author: E. C. Ellsworth
Refrain First Line: Weighed in the balance and wanting

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)
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Carols of Joy #35

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Pearls of Praise #100

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Precious Jewels #74

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Quartette #309

Sabbath Songs, for the Use of Sabbath Schools, Social Meetings, and the Services of the Church #d152

Sacred Echoes and Songs of My Redeemer #d29

Select Sabbath School Songs #d15

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Songs of the New Life with Songs of Redeeming Love Combined #97

Songs of the Soul #d184

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Triumphant Songs No.2 #127

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Triumphant Songs No.4 #181

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Winona Hymns #75

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