388a. Just as I Am, without One Plea

1 Just as I am, without one plea,
But that Thy blood was shed for me
And that Thou bidd'st me come to Thee,
O Lamb of God, I come, I come.

2 Just as I am and waiting not
To rid my soul of one dark blot,
To Thee, whose blood can cleanse each spot,
O Lamb of God, I come, I come.

3 Just as I am, though tossed about
With many a conflict, many a doubt,
Fightings and fears within, without,
O Lamb of God, I come, I come.

4 Just as I am, poor, wretched, blind;
Sight, riches, healing of the mind,
Yea, all I need, in Thee to find,
O Lamb of God, I come, I come.

5 Just as I am, Thou wilt receive,
Wilt welcome, pardon, cleanse, relieve;
Because Thy promise I believe,
O Lamb of God, I come, I come.

6 Just as I am; Thy love unknown
Has broken every barrier down.
Now to be Thine, yea, Thine alone,
O Lamb of God, I come, I come.

Amen.

Text Information
First Line: Just as I am, without one plea
Title: Just as I Am, without One Plea
Author: Charlotte Elliott (1836)
Meter: L.M.
Language: English
Publication Date: 1941
Scripture:
Topic: Faith and Justification
Tune Information
Name: ST. CRISPIN
Composer: George J. Elvey (1862)
Meter: L.M.
Key: E Major



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