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He Bore our Sins

Oh, awful load for that bow'd Head

Author: F. Tyler
Tune: [Oh, awful load for that bow'd Head]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Oh, awful load for that bow'd Head,
Terrific weight for that marr'd form,
He bore your sins, your burden dread,
And brav'd your judgment's fearful storm.

Chorus:
Thy death, Lord Jesus, evermore
Shall be our song on yonder shore,
We'll praise the blessed One who bore
Our load of sin upon the tree.

2 Transferred to Him the guiltless, see
Your guilt, in blood your debt was paid;
Behold, to set the captive free,
Jesus the great sin-off'ring made. [Chorus]

3 Believe, believe, thou guilty one;
That all thy sins deserved doom
Was borne by Christ: God's Holy Son
For thee has bow'd Him to the tomb. [Chorus]

Author: F. Tyler

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Text Information

First Line: Oh, awful load for that bow'd Head
Title: He Bore our Sins
Author: F. Tyler
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Thy death, Lord Jesus, evermore
Publication Date: 1937
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1937.

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #11693
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #11693

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