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Tell of His wondrous faithfulness, and sound his power abroad; sing the sweet promise of His grace, the love and truth of God.
Were the whole realm of nature mine, That were a present far too small: Love so amazing, so divine Demands my soul, my life, my all.
Was it for crimes that I had done
He groaned upon the tree?
Amazing pity! Grace unknown!
And love beyond degree!
I love the soul that dares tread the temptations of his years beneath his youthful feet.
Thanks to my friends for their care in my breeding,
Who taught me betimes to love working and reading.
It is not to be expected that we should love God supremely if we have not known him to be more desirable than all other things.
He rules the world with truth and grace, and makes the nations prove, the glories of His righteousness and wonders of His love.
Now shall my inward joys arise,
And burst into a song;
Almighty love inspires my heart,
And pleasure tunes my tongue.
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