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The Old Rugged Cross Made The Difference lyrics

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Gaither Vocal Band – The Old Rugged Cross Made The Difference lyrics

'Twas a life filled with aimless desperation
Without hope walked the shell of a man;
Then a hand with a nailprint stretched downward,
Just one touch then a new life began.
Chorus:
And the old rugged cross made the difference
In a life bound for heartache and defeat;
I will praise Him forever and ever
For the cross made the difference for me.
Barren walls echoed harshness and anger
Little faces ran in terror to hide;
Now those walls ring with love, warmth and laughter,
Since the giver of life moved inside.
Repeat Chorus
There's a room filled with sad, ashen faces
Without hope death has wrapped them in gloom;
But at the side of a saint there's rejoicing,
For life can't be sealed in a tomb.
Repeat Chorus



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/g/gaither_vocal_band/the_old_rugged_cross_made_the_difference.html

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