Sprinkled with reconciling blood

Sprinkled with reconciling blood

Author: Benjamin Beddome
Published in 27 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Sprinkled with reconciling blood,
I dare approach thy throne, O GOD;
Thy face no frowning aspect wears,
Thy hand no vengeful thunder bears!

2 Th' encircling rainbow peaceful sign!
Doth with refulgent brightness shine;
And while my faith! beholds it near,
I bid farewell to every fear.

3 Let me my grateful homage pay;
With courage sing, with fervor pray;
And tho' myself a wretch undone,
Hope for acceptance thro' thy Son--

4 Thy Son, who on the accursed tree,
Expir'd to set the vilest free;
On this I build my only claim,
And all I ask is in his name.

Source: A New Selection of Hymns; designed for the use of conference meetings, private circles, and congregations, as a supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #13

Author: Benjamin Beddome

Benjamin Beddome was born at Henley-in Arden, Warwickshire, January 23, 1717. His father was a Baptist minister. He studied at various places, and began preaching in 1740. He was pastor of a Baptist society at Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire, until his death in 1795. In 1770, he received the degree of M.A. from the Baptist College in Providence, Rhode Island. He published several discourses and hymns. "His hymns, to the number of 830, were published in 1818, with a recommendation from Robert Hall." Montgomery speaks of him as a "writer worthy of honour both for the quantity and the quality of his hymns." --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Sprinkled with reconciling blood
Author: Benjamin Beddome
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 27 of 27)

A Baptist Hymn Book, Designed Especially for the Regular Baptist Church and All Lovers of Truth #d668

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A Choice Selection of Evangelical Hymns, from various authors: for the use of the English Evangelical Lutheran Church in New York #264

A Collection of Evangelical Hymns #d143

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A Selection of Psalms and Hymns: done under the appointment of the Philadelphian Association #XI

Divine Hymns, or Spiritual Songs: for the Use of Religious Assemblies and Private Christians. 8th ed. #d135

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Hymn and Tune Book for Use in Old School or Primitive Baptist Churches #362

Primitive Baptist Hymn and Tune book #d326

Primitive Baptist Hymn and Tune Book. Rev. #d148

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Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship, and Approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #H345

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d731

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship in the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. #d752

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Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors, intended to be an Appendix to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns. (1st Am. ed.) #CCCLVII

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #451

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The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #473

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The Harp #585

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #1075

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