Blessed Jesus, we implore thee

Blessed Jesus, we implore thee

Author: Timothy Lamb
Tune: JUDGMENT (LaTrobe)
Published in 6 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Blessed Jesus, we implore Thee,
Let us, cleansed and purified,
Walk in grace and truth before Thee
And in Thee by faith abide,
Sanctified, sanctified
Both in body and in mind.

2 Unto us Thy Name’s sweet savor
Be as ointment poured forth;
In Thine eyes may we find favor,
Though depraved and void of worth,
While Thy banner, while Thy banner
Over us is love Divine.

3 Now the conflict is decided,
We count all things else but loss;
What with Thee our hearts divided
Now is nailed to Thy Cross;
We will glory, we will glory
In the Cross of Christ alone.

4 We will dwell on Calvary’s mountain,
Where the flocks of Zion feed,
Oft resort unto the fountain,
Opened when the Lord did bleed,
Thence deriving, Thence deriving
Grace, and life, and holiness.

Source: Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #469

Author: Timothy Lamb

Timothy Lamb was born in Bristol, England in 1758. He joined the Moravian Church in Bristol in 1787. He worked as an accountant. Lamb died in Bristol in 1829. Dave Blum, Moravian Music Foundation Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Blessed Jesus, we implore thee
Author: Timothy Lamb
Copyright: Public Domain

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Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #469

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Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #620

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Offices of Worship and Hymns #1409

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The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #448

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