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[I was sinking deep in sin]

Composer: Howard E. Smith

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Tune Information

Composer: Howard E. Smith (1912)
Incipit: 56535 65567 12767
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Love Lifted Me

I was sinking deep in sin, far from the peaceful shore,
Very deeply stained within, sinking to rise no more;
But the Master of the sea heard my despairing cry,
From the waters lifted me, now safe am I.

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Baptist Hymnal 1991 #546
Text: Love Lifted Me
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Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #462
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The Cyber Hymnal #3988
Text: Love Lifted Me
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Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #519
Rejoice Hymns #115
Revival Hymns and Choruses #90Text
Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #105Text
Sing Joyfully #317TextFlexscorePage Scan
Small Church Music #482Audio
Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #173
The Celebration Hymnal: songs and hymns for worship #508TextFlexscorePage Scan
The Cyber Hymnal #3988TextScoreAudio
The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #505Text
The New National Baptist Hymnal #141
This Far By Faith: an African American resource for worship #188TextPage Scan
Timeless Truths #639Text
Worship and Song #3101TextFlexscorePage Scan
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