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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

They crowned the Master's head with thorns

They crowned the Master's head with thorns

Author: Susie M. Best
Tune: [They crowned the Master’s head with thorns]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 They crowned the Master’s head with thorns;
A cross they bade him bare;
They laughed at him and taunted him,
And mocked his mute despair.

Refrain:
On Calvary he died for me;
He bore my sins on Calvary;
He suffered there, my shame to bear;
He died on Calvary.

2 They scourged the Master as he trod
Up Calvary’s ascent;
They smote him with their evil hands;
His purple robe they rent. [Refrain]

3 They pierced the Master in the side;
Their lips reviled his name;
And yet, for thee and me he bore
The suffering and shame. [Refrain]

4 They nailed the Master to the tree,
The curséd, cruel tree;
They spiked his hands and left him there
To die for you and me. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Christian Service #45

Author: Susie M. Best

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Text Information

First Line: They crowned the Master's head with thorns
Author: Susie M. Best
Refrain First Line: On Calvary he died for me

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Songs of Christian Service #45

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