Dear Friend of Hymnary,

As you know, we don't ask for money too often. But we're asking now.

So before you hit the "close" button on this box, please consider a donation to keep Hymnary going.

More than half a million people come here every month -- worship leaders, hymnologists, hymn lovers and more -- people who now have access to the most complete database of North American hymnody on the planet thanks to this site. But keeping all of this afloat does not come without a cost, and we have limited sources of revenue. So if you benefit from Hymnary.org, would you please consider a donation today? Even small amounts help, and they also let us know you're behind us and support what we do.

You can make your tax-deductible contribution by clicking the Donate button below, or you can send a check to Hymnary at 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

On behalf of the entire Hymnary team,
Harry Plantinga

I Know It Was the Blood

I know it was the blood

Tune: IT WAS THE BLOOD
Published in 4 hymnals

Full Text

1 I know it was the blood,
I know it was the blood,
I know it was the blood for me.

Refrain:
One day when I was lost
he died upon the cross.
I know it was the blood for me.

2 They whipped him all night long,
they whipped him all night long,
they whipped him all night long for me. [Refrain]

3 They pierced him in his side,
they pierced him in his side,
they pierced him in his side for me. [Refrain]

4 He hung his head and died,
he hung his head and died,
he hung his head and died for me. [Refrain]

5 He's coming back again,
he's coming back again,
he's coming back again for me [Refrain]

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
African American Heritage Hymnal #267TextPage Scan
Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #382
Singing the New Testament #103Text
This Far By Faith: an African American resource for worship #75Text



Advertisements