Loved before the dawn of time

Loved before the dawn of time, Chosen by my Maker, Hidden in my Saviour, I am His and He is mine, Cherished for eternity. When I'm stained with guilt and sin, He is there to lift me, Heal me and forgive me; Gives me strength to stand again, Stronger than…

God immortal invisible

GOD IMMORTAL, invisible Clothed in light inaccessible God most Holy, God only wise God most blessed, most glorious God almighty, victorious Present with us yet veiled from sight Holy is the Lord, is the Lord Holy And our praise will rise To the Lord of life Come and worship Him…

To God be the glory

To God be the glory! Great things he has done; so loved he the world that he gave us his Son who yielded his life an atonement for sin, and opened the life-gate that all may go in. Praise the Lord, praise the Lord! Let the Earth hear his voice;…

Tell out, my soul

Tell out, my soul, the greatness of the Lord! Unnumbered blessings give my spirit voice; tender to me the promise of his word – in God my Saviour shall my heart rejoice. Tell out, my soul, the greatness of his name! Make known his might, the deeds his arm has…

Sovereign Lord we sing your glory

Sovereign Lord we sing your glory yours is the eternal throne. Majesty and awesome power flow from God and God alone. Far above the earth’s small circle you embrace infinity; reigning, mighty, over all things, glorious Holy Trinity Sovereign Lord, we sing your praises for, though sinners, we rejoice; knowing…

Name of all majesty

Name of all majesty, fathomless mystery, King of the ages by angels adored; power and authority, splendour and dignity, bow to his majesty – Jesus is Lord! Child of our destiny, God from eternity, love of the Father on sinners outpoured; see now what God has done sending his only…

Love divine

Love divine, all loves excelling, joy of Heaven, to Earth come down: fix in us your humble dwelling, all your faithful mercies crown. Jesus, you are all compassion, boundless love that makes us whole; visit us with your salvation, enter every trembling soul. Breathe on us your loving Spirit; every…

Lord you were rich beyond all splendour

Lord, you were rich beyond all splendour, yet, for love’s sake, became so poor; leaving your throne in glad surrender, sapphire-paved courts for stable floor: Lord, you were rich beyond all splendour, yet, for love’s sake, became so poor. You are our God beyond all praising, yet, for love’s sake,…

Immortal Invisible

Immortal honours rest on Jesus’ head, my God, my portion, and my living Bread; in him I live, upon him cast my care; he saves from death, destruction and despair. He is my refuge in each deep distress, the Lord my strength and glorious righteousness. Through floods and flames he…

How vast the benefits divine

ELLACOMBE How vast the benefits divine which we in Christ possess! We are redeemed from sin and shame and called to holiness. Not for the works that we have done – all these to him are owed; but he of his electing love salvation has bestowed. To you alone, O…

Holy, holy, holy

Holy, holy, holy, Lord God almighty! early in the morning our song shall rise to thee: Holy, holy, holy! – Merciful and mighty, God in three persons, blessèd Trinity. Holy, holy, holy! All the saints adore thee, casting down their golden crowns around the glassy sea; cherubim and seraphim falling…

Hail thou once despised Jesus

Hail, thou once despisèd Jesus! Hail, thou Galilean King! Thou didst suffer to release us; thou didst free salvation bring. Hail, thou agonising Saviour, bearer of our sin and shame! By thy merits we find favour; life is given through thy name. Paschal Lamb, by God appointed, all our sins…