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How sweet the name of Jesus sounds
in a believer's ear!
It soothes our sorrows, heals our wounds,
and drives away our fear.

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First Line:
How sweet the name of Jesus sounds In a believer's ear
Title:
How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds
Author:
John Newton (1779)
Meter:
8.6.8.6
Language:
English
Copyright:
Public Domain
Liturgical Use:
Songs of Response

Tune Information

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Title:
ST. PETER (Reinagle)
Composer:
Alexander Robert Reinagle (1836)
Meter:
8.6.8.6
Copyright:
Public Domain