I Love to Tell the Story

Hymns #46

I love to tell the Story
Of unseen things above,
Of Jesus and His glory,
Of Jesus and His love.
I love to tell the Story,
Because I know it’s true ;
It satisfies my longings
As nothing else can do.

I love to tell the Story !
‘Twill be my theme in glory,
To tell the Old, Old Story,
Of jesus and His love.

2) I love to tell the Story :
More wonderful it seems
Than all the golden fancies
Of all our golden dreams.

I love to tell the Story :
It did so much for me ;
And that is just the reason
I tell it now to thee.

3) I love to tell the Story :
Tis pleasant to repeat
What seems, each time I tell it,
More wonderfully sweet.

I love to tell the Story :
For some have never heard
The message of salvation
From God’s own Holy Word.

4) I love to tell the Story :
For those who know it best
Seem hungering and thirsting
To hear it like the rest.
And when, in scenes of glory,
I sing the New, New Song,

‘Twill be the Old, Old Story
That I have loved so long.
His Life and Love
Oh, praise His Son, our Saviour,
For this His word of peace I