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The Music of His Name

Who can sing the wondrous love of the Son divine?

Author: D. S. Warner
Tune: [Who can sing the wondrous love of the Son divine?]
Published in 10 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Who can sing the wondrous love of the Son divine?
O my Lord, there’s none so dear to me
As the One who bore the burden of all my sin,
And so freely died to set me free.

Refrain:
Oh, the precious music of Jesus’ name!
Glory to the Lamb!
Oh, sweetest name in song! the heavens shall prolong
The music of Thy name.

2 Tune your harps, ye ransomed throng, and extol the Christ,
Sing the Name that opened mercy’s door;
Oh, ’tis music, sweetest music to sinners lost,
Sweetest to the saints forevermore. [Refrain]

3 Oh, let saints and angels join in triumphant song,
Let the music of all worlds accord;
And in holy anthems high over all, proclaim,
“Glory be to Jesus Christ the Lord!” [Refrain]

Select Hymns, 1911 (Timeless Truths)

Author: D. S. Warner

Warner, Daniel Sidney. (near Marshallville, Wayne County, Ohio, 1842--1895). Church of God. Reared on an Ohio farm. During the Civil War, he substituted for a brother. Later he taught school. He attended Oberlin College briefly in 1865. By 1867 he was licensed to preach by the Western Ohio Eldership of the Church of God (Winebrennerian). His experience in preaching was gained on circuits in Nebraska and Ohio. In 1874 he was in trouble with the Eldership for preaching entire sanctification. Soon he joined the Indiana Eldership. In 1881 he was in trouble with this Eldership over sectism. Warner was an associate editor of the Herals of Gospel Freedom in 1878. this paper was merged with the Pilgrim about 1881, and the new paper was called th… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Who can sing the wondrous love of the Son divine?
Title: The Music of His Name
Author: D. S. Warner
Meter: 12.9.12.9.10.5.12.6
Refrain First Line: O the precious music of Jesus' name

Timeline

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Timeless Truths #11

Include 9 pre-1979 instances
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