The Law Of God Is Good And Wise Lyrics (Traditional Hymn)
The Law Of God Is Good And Wise
Traditional Hymn

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Download the PDF Chord Charts for The Law Of God Is Good And Wise by Traditional Hymn, from the album Open Hymnal.

SongID 8222
Language English
Album Open Hymnal
Artists Traditional Hymn
Authors Matthias Loy
InstrumentsGuitar, Ukelele, Piano
File TypePDF
Available Keys A, Ab, B, Bb, C, C#, D, Db, E, Eb, F, F#, G, G#, Gb, Numbers, Numerals
ThemeDelight, Deliverance, Help, Holiness, Hymn, Law, Light, Love, Righteousness, Sin, Traditional, Wisdom, Justification, Good


Verse 1 The law of God is good and wise, and sets His will before our eyes, Shows us the way of righteousness, and dooms to death when we transgress. Verse 2 Its light of holiness imparts the knowledge of our sinful hearts, That we may see our lost estate and seek deliv'rance ere too late. Verse 3 To those who help in Christ have found and would in works of love abound It shows what deeds are His delight and should be done as good and right. Verse 4 When men the offered help disdain and willfully in sin remain, Its terror in their ear resounds and keeps their wickedness in bounds. Verse 5 The law is good, but since the fall its holiness condemns us all; It dooms us for our sin to die and has no pow'r to justify....