Wondrous mercy divine

Wondrous mercy divine

Author: Mabel J. Camp
Tune: [Wondrous mystery divine]
Published in 5 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Wondrous mystery divine,
Hidden since the world began,
Living in this heart of mine
Is the risen Son of man.

Refrain:
Christ in me, O wondrous story!
Christ in me Christ in me!
Christ in me, the hope of glory!
Christ in me, yes, Christ in me!

2 Less than least of saints am I,
Yet His matchless love sufficed
To reveal His Son in me,—
Gracious, wonder-working Christ. [Refrain]

3 Crucified with Christ my Lord,
Death with Jesus reckoned mine;
Yet alive forevermore,
Christ in me by power divine. [Refrain]

4 Tossed no longer to and fro,
By men’s doctrines new and old,
But established by His power,
Strengthened by His might untold. [Refrain]

5 Gone all worldly stress and strife,
Glad I tread the path He trod.
By His presence now conformed
To the perfect will of God. [Refrain]

Source: The Voice of Thanksgiving No. 2 #110

Author: Mabel J. Camp

The Cyber Hymnal™, citing Hustad, Don­ald Paul, Dic­tion­a­ry-Hand­book to Hymns for the Liv­ing Church; Car­ol Stream, Il­li­nois: Hope Pub­lish­ing Com­pa­ny, 1978, pp. 216-17, says:     Born: No­vem­ber 25, 1871, Cha­nute, Kan­sas.      Died: May 25, 1937, Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois.      A bank­er’s daugh­ter, gift­ed pi­an­ist and sing­er, Ma­bel went to a girls’ school in Steu­ben­ville, Ohio. She mar­ried law­yer Nor­man H. Camp, and they be­came Chris­tians to­ge­ther at one of Dwight Moo­dy’s Bi­ble Un­ion class­es taught by Wil­liam New­ell. She and her hus­band were mem­bers of the Moody Me­mor­i­al… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Wondrous mercy divine
Author: Mabel J. Camp
Refrain First Line: Christ in me, O wondrous story

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The Sheet Music of Heaven (Spiritual Song); The Mighty Triumphs of Sacred Song #d287

The Sheet Music of Heaven. The Mighty Triumphs of Sacred Song. 2nd ed. #d287

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The Voice of Thanksgiving No. 2 #110

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