It was alone the Savior prayed

Author: Ben H. Price (1914)
Tune: [It was alone the Savior prayed]
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1 It was alone the Savior prayed
In dark Gethsemane;
Alone He drained the bitter cup
And suffered there for me.

Alone, alone, He bore it all alone;
He gave Himself to save His own,
He suffered, bled and died alone, alone.

2 It was alone the Savior stood
In Pilate’s judgment hall;
Alone the crown of thorns He wore,
Forsaken thus by all. [Refrain]

3 Alone upon the cross He hung
That others He might save;
Forsaken then by God and man,
Alone, His life He gave. [Refrain]

4 Can you reject such matchless love?
Can you His claim disown?
Come, give your all in gratitude,
Nor leave Him thus alone. [Refrain]

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Author: Ben H. Price

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Text Information

First Line: It was alone the Savior prayed
Title: Alone
Author: Ben H. Price (1914)
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Alone, alone, He bore it all alone



The Cyber Hymnal #131
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