Give me a sight, O Savior

Give me a sight, O Savior

Author: Katherine Kelly
Tune: [Give me a sight, O Savior]
Published in 6 hymnals

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Representative Text

1 Give me a sight, O Savior!
Of Thy wondrous love to me,
Of the love that brought Thee down to earth
To die on Calvary.

O make me understand it!
Help me to take it in!
What it meant to Thee, the Holy One,
To bear away my sin.

2 Was it the nails, O Savior!
That bound Thee to the tree?
Nay, ’twas Thine everlasting love,
Thy love for me, for me. [Refrain]

3 O wonder of all wonders!
That through Thy death for me
My open sins, my secret sins,
Can all forgiven be. [Refrain]

4 Then melt my heart, O Savior!
Bend me, yea, break me down
Until I own Thee Conqueror,
And Lord and Sovereign crown. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #11830

Author: Katherine Kelly

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Text Information

First Line: Give me a sight, O Savior
Author: Katherine Kelly
Refrain First Line: O, make me understand it



Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Complete Mission Praise #166


Small Church Music #5258


The Cyber Hymnal #11830

Include 3 pre-1979 instances
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