Weighed in the Balance

Weighed by thy love for thy brother

Author: Mrs. 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.

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: Mrs. E. C. Ellsworth

Late 19th Century Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Weighed by thy love for thy brother
Title: Weighed in the Balance
Author: Mrs. E. C. Ellsworth
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Weighed in the balance and wanting
Copyright: Public Domain



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