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What a Savior

What a wonderful Savior is Jesus, all our sins

Author: George W. Crofts
Tune: [What a wonderful Savior is Jesus]
Published in 6 hymnals

Representative Text

1 What a wonderful Savior is Jesus,
All our sins He hath borne on the tree;
Of all guilt and transgressions He frees us,
What a wonderful Savior is He.

Chorus:
What a Savior, Savior,
Wonderful Savior is Jesus,
What a Savior, Savior,
What a wonderful Savior is He.

2 Gently in the green pastures He leads us,
By the waters untroubled and clear,
With the manna of heaven He feeds us,
And in sorrow He ever is near. [Chorus]

3 Widely open the portals of glory,
To the city whose streets are of gold,
As He tells us the wonderful story,
That to sinners so often He told. [Chorus]

4 Oh, the hope that in fullness He gives us!
Oh, the joy and the peace, how divine!
When in love He so freely receives us,
And our souls in His righteousness shine. [Chorus]

Source: Crowning glory no. 2: a collection of gospel hymns #118

Author: George W. Crofts

We have little data on Crofts, except that he was a minister. --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: What a wonderful Savior is Jesus, all our sins
Title: What a Savior
Author: George W. Crofts
Language: English
Refrain First Line: What a Savior, Savior
Publication Date: 1890
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)
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Crowning glory no. 2 #118

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Crowning Glory #118

The Crowning Glory Nos. 1 and 2 #d400

The Crowning Glory Nos. 1 and 2 #d401

The Gospel Call, Part Two. Rev. #d198

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The Gospel Call #38

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