99a. Repentanace and Faith in the Blood of Christ

1 O God of Mercy, hear my Call,
My Loads of Guilt remove;
Break down this separating Wall,
That bars me from thy Love.

2 Give me the Presence of thy Grace,
Then my rejoicing Tongue
Shall speak aloud thy Righteousness,
And make thy Praise my Song.

3 No blood of Goat, nor Heifer slain,
For Sin could e'er attone;
The Death of Christ shall still remain
Sufficient and alone.

4 A Soul opprest with Sin's Desert,
My GOD will ne'er despise;
A humble Groan, a broken Heart,
Is our best Sacrifice.

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First Line: O God of Mercy, hear my Call
Title: Repentanace and Faith in the Blood of Christ
Meter: Com. Met.
Language: English
Publication Date: 1740
Topic: Backsliding soul: restored; Blood of Christ cleansing from Sin; Christ: Our Hope (9 more...)
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