6126. Sinners, Behold the Lamb of God

1. Sinners, behold the Lamb of God
Who takes away our guilt;
Look to the precious, priceless blood,
That Jews and Gentiles spilt.

2. From Heaven He came to seek and save,
Leaving His blest abode;
To ransom us Himself He gave;
Behold the Lamb of God.

3. Sinners, to Jesus then draw near,
Invited by His word;
The chief of sinners need not fear,
Behold the Lamb of God.

4. Spirit of grace, to us apply
Immanuel’s precious blood;
That we may, with Thy saints on high,
Behold the Lamb of God.

Text Information
First Line: Sinners, behold the Lamb of God
Title: Sinners, Behold the Lamb of God
Author: Joseph Hoskins (1789)
Meter: CM
Language: English
Source: Hymns on Select Texts of Scripture and Occasional Subjects (Bristol, England: Moody & Bottomley, 1789)
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Name: MANCHESTER NEW
Composer: Robert Wainwright (1774)
Meter: CM
Incipit: 13211 75431 54367
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain



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