Heaven Came Down (Hymn)

Heaven Came Down
J.W. Peterson

O what a wonderful, wonderful day – day I will never forget;
After I’d wandered in darkness away, Jesus my Saviour I met.
O what a tender, compassionate friend – He met the need of my heart;
Shadows dispelling, With joy I am telling, He made all the darkness depart.

Chorus:
Heaven came down and glory filled my soul,
When at the cross the Saviour made me whole;
My sins were washed away – And my night was turned to day –
Heaven came down and glory filled my soul!

Born of the Spirit with life from above into God’s fam’ly divine,
Justified fully thru Calvary’s love, O what a standing is mine!
And the transaction so quickly was made when as a sinner I came,
Took of the offer of grace He did proffer – He saved me, O praise His dear name!

Chorus

Now I’ve a hope that will surely endure after the passing of time;
I have a future in heaven for sure, there in those mansions sublime.
And it’s because of that wonderful day when at the cross I believed;
Riches eternal and blessings supernal from His precious hand I received.

Chorus

“Justified fully through Calvary’s love, O what a standing is mine!”  I couldn’t have said it better myself.  If Heaven has come down and glory has filled your soul, you can surely sing this hymn!

4 responses to this post.

  1. Thank you, Ben!!!
    One of my faves! A great reminder of what happened when I met the Lover of my soul! God bless you!!!
    Overjoyed,
    ann

    Reply

  2. Oh so beautiful . . .singing now! God bless you as you sing too!

    Reply

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