How Deep The Father's Love For Us

Stuart Townend

 
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.
Writer(s):

Stuart Townend

Theme(s):

Communion & Reflection, Resurrection & Sacrifice, Suffering & Trials, Easter

Tempo:

Slow

Ministry:

ThankYou Music

BPM:

110

Original Key:

D

Key Range:

Eb-Bb

Recommended Key(s):

D, D#, G

CCLI #:

1558110

Scripture Reference:

Isaiah 53:12, Ephesians 2:4-9