Text:As Light, O Christ
Author:Unknown
Translator (from Russian):Robert G. Katsunoff, 1887-
Tune:BLESSED LIGHT
Composer:Anonymous
Media:MIDI file

257. As Light, O Christ

1. As light, O Christ, Thou cam’st to earth;
In Thee I live, in Thee I shall arise;
Thou art my joy, Thou my new birth,
To blessèd life Thou openest mine eyes.
For me Thou to the cross didst go,
For me Thou gav’st Thy blood to flow.

2. For me, in dark Gethsemane
Alone Thou, Christ, with sin and death didst fight;
Alone with God didst plead for me,
That I in Thee might see the blessèd light.
From all my heart, while I may live,
Eternal thanks to Thee I’ll give.

Text Information
First Line: As light, O Christ, Thou cam'st to earth
Title: As Light, O Christ
Author: Unknown
Translator (from Russian): Robert G. Katsunoff, 1887-
Meter: 8.10.8.10.88
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Name: BLESSED LIGHT
Composer: Anonymous (before 1931)
Meter: 8.10.8.10.88
Incipit: 13545 65432 23425
Key: d minor
Copyright: Public Domain



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