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78. Stricken, Smitten, and Afflicted

1 Stricken, smitten, and afflicted,
See Him dying on the tree!
'Tis the Christ by man rejected;
Yes, my soul, 'tis He, 'tis He!

2 Mark the sacrifice appointed!
See who bears the awful load;
'Tis the Word, the Lord's Anointed,
Son of Man, and Son of God!

3 Here we have a firm foundation;
Here the refuge of the lost:
Christ the Rock of our salvation:
His the name of which we boast.

4 Lamb of God for sinners wounded!
Sacrifice to cancel guilt!
None shall ever be confounded
Who on Thee their hope have built.

Text Information
First Line: Stricken, smitten and afflicted
Title: Stricken, Smitten, and Afflicted
Author: Thomas Kelly (1804)
Publication Date: 1918
Topic: Church Festivals: Passion and Easter; The Lord's Supper; Call and Repentance
Tune Information
Name: HJEM JEG LAENGES
Composer: Ludv. M. Lindeman, 1812-87
Key: d minor



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