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22. He Wept for Me

1 Did Christ o’er sinners weep,
And shall our cheeks be dry?
Let floods of penitential grief
Burst forth from ev’ry eye.

He wept, he wept,
He wept for me,
For me, for me,
He wept for me.

2 The Son of God in tears
The wond’ring angels see!
Be thou astonished, O my soul;
He shed those tears for thee. [Refrain]

3 He wept that we might weep;
Each sin demands a tear:
In heav’n alone no sin is found,
And there’s no weeping there. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Did Christ o'er sinners weep
Title: He Wept for Me
Author: Benjamin Beddome
Refrain First Line: He wept, he wept
Publication Date: 1885
Tune Information
Name: [Did Christ o’er sinners weep]
Composer: A. A. Armen

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