When He Reached Down His Hand for Me Song Lyrics

Johnny Cash

Johnny Cash Hymns From the Heart cover art
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(When he reached down his hand for me)
Once my soul was astray from the heavenly way I was wretched and vile as could be
But my Saviour in love gave me peace from above
When he reached down his hand for me
When he reached down his hand for me when he reached way down for me
I was lost and undone without my God or his son
When he reached down his hand for me
[ guitar ]
I was near to despair when he came to me there
And he showed me that I could be free
Then he lifted my feet gave me gladness complete
When he reached down his hand for me
When he reached down...


Track Listing

  • 1 He'll Understand and Say Well Done
  • 2 God Must Have My Fortune Laid Away
  • 3 I Got Shoes
  • 4 When I've Learned Enough to Die
  • 5 Let the Lower Lights Be Burning
  • 6 If We Never Meet Again
  • 7 When I Take My Vacation in Heaven
  • 8 Taller Than Trees
  • 9 I Won't Have to Cross Jordan Alone
  • 10 When He Reached Down His Hand for Me
  • 11 My God Is Real
  • 12 These Hands


  • credits


    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: G. E. E. Wright
    album: Track 10 in album Hymns From the Heart
    release date: 1962
    popularity : 44 users have visited this page.
    genres: Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Folk Rock/Country
    length: 2:03

    Album Information

    country(area): United States
    script: Latin