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To Him who for our sins was slain

To Him who for our sins was slain

Author: Arthur T. Russell
Published in 51 hymnals

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Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 To Him who for our sins was slain.
To Him, for all His dying pain,
Sing we alleluia!
To Him the Lamb our Sacrifice,
Who gave His blood our ransom-price,
Sing we alleluia!

2 To Him Who died that we might die
To sin, and live with Him on high,
Sing we alleluia!
To Him who rose that we might rise,
And reign with Him beyond the skies,
Sing we alleluia!

3 To Him who now for us doth plead,
And helpeth us in all our need,
Sing we alleluia!
To Him who doth prepare on high
Our home in immortality,
Sing we alleluia!

4 To Him be glory evermore:
Ye heavenly hosts, your Lord adore:
Sing we alleluia!
To Father, Son, and Holy Ghost,
Our God most great, our joy, our boast,
Sing we alleluia!

Hymnal: according to the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America, 1871

Author: Arthur T. Russell

Arthur Tozer Russell was born at Northampton, March 20, 1806. He entered S. John's College, Cambridge, in 1824, took the Hulsean Prize in 1825, and was afterwards elected to a scholarship. He was ordained Deacon in 1829, Priest in 1830, and the same year was appointed Vicar of Caxton. In 1852, he was preferred to the vicarage of Whaddon. In 1863, he removed to S. Thomas', Toxteth Park, near Liverpool, and in 1867, to Holy Trinity, Wellington, Salop. He is the editor and author of numerous publications, among them several volumes of hymns. --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, 1872.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: To Him who for our sins was slain
Author: Arthur T. Russell
Meter: 8.8.6.8.8.6
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Hallelujah, hallelujah, hallelujah to his name
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Cyber Hymnal #6721
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Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

AGO Founders Hymnal #63

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The Cyber Hymnal #6721

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