Expository Songs from Romans 16

Romans 16:27 To God only wise, be glory through Jesus Christ for ever. Amen. Eleazar Fitch, an early American hymnwriter, paraphrased Romans 16:27 in the closing verse of his hymn “Lord, At This Closing Hour.” To God, the only wise, In every age adored,...

Expository Songs from Romans 15

There aren’t many expository songs from Romans 15. If you’re aware of any not listed here, please let us know! Romans 15:13 Now the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that ye may abound in hope, through the power of the Holy Ghost....

Expository Songs from Romans 14

Romans 14:8 For whether we live, we live unto the Lord; and whether we die, we die unto the Lord: whether we live therefore, or die, we are the Lord’s. Henry Harbaugh, a German Reformed pastor in Pennsylvania in the mid-1800s, used this passage as the basis for...

Expository Songs from Romans 13

Romans 13:12 The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light. Godfrey Thring used active-tense verbs to convey a vigor and energy in his interpretation of this passage, “Cast Away...

Expository Songs from Romans 12

Romans 12:1 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service. There are many songs based on Romans 1:1 (see the listings below). Charles Wesley’s...

Expository Songs from Romans 11

Romans 11:16-17 For if the firstfruit be holy, the lump is also holy: and if the root be holy, so are the branches. And if some of the branches be broken off, and thou, being a wild olive tree, wert grafted in among them, and with them partakest of the root and...