I Love to Tell the Story

                                             

     G                                        C                 G

1) I love to tell the story of unseen things above

2) I love to tell the story 'tis pleasant to repeat

3) I love to tell the story, for those who know it best

 

         D7 Ddim            G                                D

1) Of Je - sus and His glory of Jesus and his love

2) What seems each time I tell it more wonderfully sweet

3) Seem hungering and thirsting to hear it like the rest

 

              G  D                      Em                       B7

1) I love to tell the story be-cause I know 'tis true

2) I love to tell the story for some have never heard

3) And when in scenes of glory I sing the new, new song

 

        C                       G          D   G              D7  G

1) It satisfies my longings as no-thing else can  do

2) The message of salvation from God's own holy word

3) 'twill be the old, old story that I have loved so long

 

Chorus

  D                     G                C                        G

I love to tell the story, 'twill be my theme in glory

                              C           G      D7        G             

To tell the old, old story of Jesus and his love