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The Manner Of Thy Mighty Love

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Tune: Brookfield L.M.

1 THE manner of Thy mighty love,
Our Father, we with joy behold;
Thy gracious name most gladly prove,
For we are Thine, by love made bold.

2 Ah, had it been Thy sovereign will
To give us but a servant's place,
Such mercy should each bosom fill
With lasting praise, for all is grace.

3 But children now, our God, are we,
And through Thy favour dwell in love;
Thy love is sweet, and sweet will be
The Father's house, our home above.

4 What we shall be not yet appears,
But like the Lord each child shall shine;
Then till we leave this vale of tears
Accept our praise that we are Thine.

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