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Savior of the nations, come!

BibleGateway: 1 John 4:14

ESV Text: 1 John 4:14

KJV Text:

The section starts at about 1:44 and ends at about 1:59

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     14 And we have seen and do testify that the Father sent the Son to be the Saviour of the world.(KJV)

Hymn: TLH 95:
Savior of the Nations Come

— Organ Audio

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1. Savior of the nations, come, 
Virgin’s Son, make here Thy home! 
Marvel now, O heaven and earth, 
That the Lord chose such a birth. 

2. Not by human flesh and blood, 
By the Spirit of our God, 
Was the Word of God made flesh– 
Woman’s Offspring, pure and fresh. 

3. Wondrous birth! O wondrous Child 
Of the Virgin undefiled! 
Though by all the world disowned, 
Still to be in heaven enthroned. 

4. From the Father forth He came 
And returneth to the same, 
Captive leading death and hell– 
High the song of triumph swell! 

5. Thou, the Father’s only Son, 
Hast o’er sin the victory won. 
Boundless shall Thy kingdom be; 
When shall we its glories see? 

6. Brightly doth Thy manger shine, 
Glorious is its light divine. 
Let not sin o’ercloud this light; 
Ever be our faith thus bright. 

7. Praise to God the Father sing, 
Praise to God the Son, our King, 
Praise to God the Spirit be 
Ever and eternally.