How sweet the name of Jesus sounds,

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CGS No.: 
25

Verse 1
How sweet the name of Jesus sounds,
Blessed be the name of the Lord;
It soothes his sorrows heals his wounds,
Blessed be the name of the Lord;

Chorus
Blessed be the name, blessed be the name,
Blessed be the name of the Lord;
Blessed be the name, blessed be the name,
Blessed be the name of the Lord;

Verse 2
It makes the wounded spirit whole,
Blessed be the name of the Lord;
'Tis manna to the hungry soul,
Blessed be the name of the Lord.

Chorus
Blessed be the name, Blessed be the name,
Blessed be the name of the Lord;
Blessed be the name, Blessed be the name,
Blessed be the name of the Lord;

Verse 3
It soothes the troubled sinner's breast,
Blessed be the name of the Lord;
It gives the weary sweetest rest,
Blessed be the name of the Lord.

Chorus
Blessed be the name, Blessed be the name,
Blessed be the name of the Lord;
Blessed be the name, Blessed be the name,
Blessed be the name of the Lord.

Verse 4
Then will I tell the sinners round,
Blssed be the name of the Lord;
What a dear Saviour I have found,
Blessed be the name of the Lord.

Chorus
Blessed be the name, Blessed be the name,
Blessed be the name of the Lord;
Blessed be the name, Blessed be the name,
Blessed be the name of the Lord;