1 Now to the Lamb that once was slain
Be endless blessings paid;
Salvation, glory, joy, remain
For ever on His head!
2 Thou hast redeemed our souls with Blood,
Has set the prisoners free,
Hast made us kings and priests to God,
And we shall reign with Thee.
Source: Church Book: for the use of Evangelical Lutheran congregations #165
Now to the Lamb that once was slain. Part of "Behold the glories of the Lamb," p. 128, ii.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)