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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

He Was Wounded for Me

I have read in His word how the blessed Savior came

Author: Ulysses Phillips
Tune: [I have read in His word how the blessed Savior came]
Published in 1 hymnal

Representative Text

1 I have read in His word how the blessed Savior came
To this world, and He died on the tree;
There my Savior and Lord, yes, my Prophet, Priest, and King—
He was bruised and was wounded for me.

Refrain:
He was wounded for me, He was wounded for me,
Christ the Savior was wounded for me;
For my sins and transgressions, O my Lord, this my plea,
That Jesus, my Savior, was wounded for me.

2 Oh, my soul, stand in awe, see what anguish He has borne,
In the garden alone, all for thee;
There was nothing of earth for thy sins that could atone,
Then He died, yes, He died there for me. [Refrain]

3 Now I bow at His feet, and the story I repeat,
Of His love that has reached even me;
I will praise His great name, and shall never cease to sing,
That my Savior was wounded for me. [Refrain]

Author: Ulysses Phillips

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Text Information

First Line: I have read in His word how the blessed Savior came
Title: He Was Wounded for Me
Author: Ulysses Phillips
Meter: 11.9.11.9 with refrain
Language: English

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Timeless Truths #1023

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