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Beyond the Cross

"Look unto Me, and be ye saved!" Look, men of nations all

Author: W. P. Mackay
Published in 9 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 "Look unto me, and be ye saved!"
Look, men of nations all;
Look, rich and poor; look, old and young;
Look, sinners great and small!

Rferain: [sic]
Look unto Him, and be ye saved!
O weary, troubled soul;
Oh, look to Jesus while you may:
One look will make thee whole!

2 "Look unto me, and be ye saved!"
Look now, nor dare delay;
Look as you are,—lost, guilty, dead;
Look while 'tis called today. [Refrain]

3 "Look unto me, and be ye saved!"
Look from your doubts and fears;
Look from your sins of crimson dye,
Look from your prayers and tears. [Refrain]

4 "Look unto me, and be ye saved!"
Look to the work all done;
Look to the piercéd Son of Man;
Look, and your sins are gone! [Refrain]

Source: Crowning Glory No. 1: a choice collection of gospel hymns #172

Author: W. P. Mackay

Mackay, William Paton, M.D., was born at Montrose, May 13, 1839, and educated at the University of Edinburgh. After following his medical profession for a time, he became minister of Prospect Street Presbyterian Church, Hull, in 1868, and died from an accident, at Portree, Aug. 22, 1885. Seventeen of his hymns are in W. Reid's Praise Book, 1872. Of these the best known is "We praise Thee, O God, for the Son of Thy love" (Praise to God), written 1863, recast 1867. [Rev. James Mearns, M.A.] --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix II (1907)… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: "Look unto Me, and be ye saved!" Look, men of nations all
Title: Beyond the Cross
Author: W. P. Mackay
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Look unto Him, and be ye saved!
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)
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Crowning Glory No. 1 #172

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Heavenward #151

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Melodious Sonnets #7

Sacred Songs and Solos #493

Song Life for Sunday Schools #d113

Songs of Saving Power #d127

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Temple Trio #189

The Crowning Glory Nos. 1 and 2 #d217

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Words of Life #3

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