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The Saviourís Word (Talbotton) 77b

The Sacred Harp, 2012 Revised Cooper Edition

Composer: Elisha J. King, 1844
Alto: Wilson Marion Cooper, 1902
Poet: William Cowper, 1768
Meter: 7s (7,7,7,7)
Stanza Poetry Source by First Line
Hark! my soul, it is the Lord,
íTis the Savior, hear His word;
Jesus speaks, He speaks to thee,
ďSay, poor sinner, lovíst thou me?Ē

Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;, Stanza 1
Lord, it is my chief complaint
That my love is weak and faint;
Yet I love Thee, and adore;
O for grace to love Thee more!

Hark, my soul! it is the Lord;, Stanza 6