614. Lead Me to Calvary

1 King of my life I crown thee now -
Thine shall the glory be;
Lest I forget thy thorn-crowned brow,
Lead me to Calvary.

Refrain:
Lest I forget Gethsemane,
Lest I forget thine agony,
Lest I forget thy love for me,
Lead me to Calvary.

2 Show me the tomb where thou wast laid,
Tenderly mourned and wept;
Angels in robes of light arrayed
Guarded thee whilst thou slept. [Refrain]

3 Let me like Mary, thru the gloom,
Come with a gift to thee;
Show to me now the empty tomb -
Lead me to Calvary. [Refrain]

4 May I be willing, Lord, to bear
Daily my cross for thee;
Even thy cup of grief to share -
Thou hast borne all for me. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: King of my life, I crown thee now
Title: Lead Me to Calvary
Author: Jennie E. Hussey, 1874-1958
Publication Date: 2012
Meter: CM with refrain
Scripture: ; ;
Topic: Easter Vigil; Easter Season: Resurrection; Angels (5 more...)
Refrain First Line: Lest I forget Gethsemane
Tune Information
Name: DUNCANNON
Composer: William J. Kirkpatrick, 1838-1921
Meter: CM with refrain
Key: D Major



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