The Penitent's Plea

Savior, hear me, while before Thy feet

Author: Herbert H. Booth
Tune: [Savior, hear me, while before Thy feet]
Published in 48 hymnals

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Representative Text

Grace there is my ev’ry debt to pay,
Blood to wash my ev’ry sin away,
Pow’r to keep me guiltless day by day,
In Christ for me!

Source: Glad Tidings in Song #40

Author: Herbert H. Booth

Herbert Henry Howard Booth (26 August 1862 – 25 September 1926) was the third son of William and Catherine Booth. He oversaw the Limelight Department's development and he was the writer and director for Soldiers of the Cross. See also in: Wikipedia  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Savior, hear me, while before Thy feet
Title: The Penitent's Plea
Author: Herbert H. Booth
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Grace there is my every debt to pay
Publication Date: 1890
Copyright: Public Domain



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