How Deep The Father's Love For Us

Writer(s): Stuart Townend

Theme(s): Resurrection & Sacrifice , Easter

Tempo: Slow

Ministry(s): ThankYou Music

Recommended Key(s): G

CCLI #: 1558110

Scripture Reference(s): Isaiah 53:12, Ephesians 2:4-9

Verse 1
How deep the Father’s
Em
love
D/F#
for
G
us,
how
D/F#
vast beyond all
D/A
mea
A
sure
that
D
He should give His
Em
on -
D/F#
ly
G
Son
to
D/F#
make a wretch His
A
trea
D
sure.
How great the pain of
Em
sear -
D/F#
ing
G
loss.
The
D/F#
Father turns His
Bm
face
A
away
as
Em
wounds which
D/F#
mar the
G
Cho - sen One
bring
D/F#
many
A
sons
D
to
G/B
glo - ry.
D/A D G2
Verse 2
D
Behold the Man
Em
upon
D/F#
the
G
cross,
D/F#
my sin
D/A
upon His
A
shoul - ders.
D
Ashamed, I hear my
Em
mock -
D/F#
ing
G
voice
call
D/F#
out among the
A
scoffers
D
.
Em
It was my
D/F#
sin that
G
held Him there
D/F#
until it was
Bm
accom -
A
plished;
His
D
dying breath has
Em
brought
D/F#
me
G
life.
D/F#
I
A
know
D
that
G/B
it
D/A
is
D
fin -
G2
ished.
Verse 3
D
I will not boast in
Em
an -
D/F#
y -
G
thing:
D/F#
no gifts, no pow’r, no
D/A
wis -
A
dom.
But
D
I will boast in
Em
Je -
D/F#
sus C
G
hrist:
His
D/F#
death and
A
resurre
D
ction.
Em
Why should I gain from
D/F#
His
G
reward?
I
D/F#
cannot give an
Bm
an -
A
swer.
But
D
this I know with
Em
all
D/F#
my
G
heart:
His
D/F#
wounds have paid my
A
ran
D
som.