There is an (unverified) story that Cowper wrote this text as he felt his insanity coming upon himself again, the last hymn he wrote. If this true, it surely adds to the pathos of the hymn text.Read More...
Resources For The Retuned Hymn Movement
About Our Site
Indelible Grace Music was begun to help the church recover the tradition of putting old hymns to new music for each generation, and to enrich our worship with a huge view of God and His indelible grace. We hope this site will help nurture the movement by sharing the music and other resources that we have developed.