Isaac Watts, 1707, refrain by Robert Lowry
Watts was a prolific hymn writer. Some of his other well-known hymns are (with Hymns at Home links):
- Alas! And Did My Savior Bleed
- When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
- Joy to the World
- Thus Far the Lord Has Led Me On
Robert Lowry, 1867
Hymn History by Taylor Vancil at UMC Discipleship Ministries.
There are alternate tunes set to this text that do not use the refrain.
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