O Calvary

O, Calvary, O Calvary, How oft we think of thee

Author: Byron A. Robinson
Tune: [O Calvary, O Calvary]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 O Calvary, O Calvary,
How oft we think of thee!
‘Twas on thy brown our Saviour died
To set the captive free.

Chorus:
O cruel cross of Calvary!
O wondrous love of God!
O blest Redeemer crucified,
We’ll spread Thy truth abroad;
O blest Redeemer crucified;
We’ll spread Thy truth abroad!

2 O Calvary, O Calvary,
What mem’ries round thee cling!
O blest Redeemer of mankind,
Thy praises we will sing. [Chorus]

3 O Calvary, O Calvary,
Tho’ there our Lord was slain,
The precious blood He freely shed
Will cleanse our ev’ry stain! [Chorus]

4 O Calvary, O Calvary,
O may that memory
Our souls inspire to sing His praise
Thro’ all eternity! [Chorus]


Source: Melodies of Salvation #175

Author: Byron A. Robinson

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First Line: O, Calvary, O Calvary, How oft we think of thee
Title: O Calvary
Author: Byron A. Robinson
Refrain First Line: O cruel cross of Calvary

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Melodies of Salvation #175

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