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Page 1/1 Engraved by Verovio 3.11.0-648ba66 Bread Look of on the the Verse E A /E world heart in by E mer sor cy row B 7 E /B B 7 bro bro ken, ken, E 5 wine look of on the the E A /E soul tears in by E E /G mer sin cy ners B sus4 B 7 shed, shed; E by and whom be the thy A /C B 7/D E words feast of to A Edim/G life us were the Fm E /G 12 spo to ken, ken E /B B and that in by whose thy E /G A death grace our our Fm E sins souls are are B sus4 B 7 dead: fed. E title Bread of the world, in mercy broken lyricist Reginald Heber composer John S. B. Hodges My.Hymnary - Bread of the world, in mercy broken
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Bread of the world in mercy broken,
wine of the soul in mercy shed,
by whom the words of life were spoken,
and in whose death our sins are dead:
Look on the heart by sorrow broken,
look on the tears by sinners shed;
and be thy feast to us the token
that by thy grace our souls are fed.

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First Line:
Bread of the world, in mercy broken
Title:
Bread of the World
Author:
Reginald Heber (1827)
Meter:
9.8.9.8
Language:
English
Copyright:
Public Domain
Liturgical Use:
Communion Songs

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Title:
EUCHARISTIC HYMN
Composer:
J. Sebastian B. Hodges (1868)
Meter:
9.8.9.8
Copyright:
Public Domain