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Lamb of God beloved

Lamb of God beloved

Author: Joshua Cook
Tune: BERTHELSDORF
Published in 8 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Lamb of God beloved,
Once for sinners slain,
Thankful we remember
What Thou didst sustain;
Nothing Thee incited
But unbounded grace
To bear condemnation
In the sinner’s place.

2 I with sacred sorrow
View Mount Calvary;
But my soul rejoices
O’er Thy death for me;
Since Thou by Thy passion
Didst for me atone,
Toke me as an offering,
Thine I’ll be alone.

3 In Thy wounds, O Jesus,
I have found true peace;
Thou in all distresses
Art a hiding place;
Unto Thee I’ll ever
Look with humble faith
And rejoice and glory
In Thy wounds and death.

4 I, unworthy sinner,
Lie before Thy throne,
Though I scarce am able
To express, I own,
All my wants, dear Savior,
Yet Thou know’st them well;
Now in me the counsel
Of Thy love fulfill.

Source: Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #218

Author: Joshua Cook

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Text Information

First Line: Lamb of God beloved
Author: Joshua Cook
Copyright: Public Domain

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Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #125

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Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #218

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Offices of Worship and Hymns #755

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The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #224

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