How Deep The Father’s Love For Us

Dan posted this on Sep-26-2011 Print This Post Print This Post

   How Deep The Father's Love For Us
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Verse 1

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HOW DEEP THE FATHER’S LOVE FOR US - HOW VAST BEYOND ALL MEA-SURE

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THAT HE SHOULD GIVE HIS ON-LY SON - AND MAKE A WRETCH HIS TREA-SURE

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HOW GREAT THE PAIN OF SEAR-ING LOSS - THE FATHER TURNS HIS FACE A-WAY

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AS WOUNDS WHICH MAR THE CHO-SEN ONE - BRING MANY SONS TO GLOR-Y


Verse 2

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BE-HOLD THE MAN UP-ON THE CROSS - MY SIN UPON HIS SHOUL-DERS

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A-SHAMED, I HEAR MY MOCK-ING VOICE – CALL OUT AMONG THE SCOF-FERS

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IT WAS MY SIN THAT HELD HIM THERE – UN-TIL IT WAS AC-COMP-LISHED

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HIS DYING BREATH HAS BROUGHT ME LIFE – I KNOW THAT IT IS FIN-ISHED


Verse 3

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I WILL NOT BOAST IN AN-Y-THING – NO GIFTS, NO POWR’S NO WIS - DOM

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BUT I WILL BOAST IN JE-SUS CHRIST – HIS DEATH AND RESUR-REC-TION

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WHY SHOULD I GAIN FROM HIS RE-WARD – I CANNOT GIVE AN AN - SWER

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BUT THIS I KNOW WITH ALL MY HEART – HIS WOUNDS HAVE PAID MY RAN-SOM

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WHY SHOULD I GAIN FROM HIS RE-WARD – I CANNOT GIVE AN AN - SWER

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BUT THIS I KNOW WITH ALL MY HEART – HIS WOUNDS HAVE PAID MY RAN -SOM



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