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My Savior’s Love (How Marvelous) | Hymn of the Week

Lyrics

Verse 1
I stand amazed in the presence
Of Jesus the Nazarene,
And wonder how he could love me,
A sinner, condemned, unclean.

Refrain
How marvelous! How wonderful!
And my song shall ever be;
How marvelous! How wonderful!
Is my Savior’s love for me!

Verse 2
For me it was in the garden
He prayed, “Not my will, but thine;”
He had no tears for his own griefs,
But sweat drops of blood for mine.

Verse 3
He took my sins and my sorrows,
He made them his very own;
He bore the burden to Calv’ry,
And suffered and died alone.

Verse 4
When with the ransomed in glory
His face I at last shall see,
‘Twill be my joy through the ages
To sing of his love for me.

Text: Charles H. Gabriel (1905)
Music: MY SAVIOR’S LOVE, Chas. H. Gabriel (1905)
Meter: 8.7.8.7 with refrain
Copyright: Public Domain

A quote from the hymn "I Stand Amazed" reads "How wonderful is my Savior's love for me!"

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