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Resting at the cross

To the cross of Christ, my Savior

Author: William J. Kirkpatrick
Tune: [To the cross of Christ, my Savior]
Published in 25 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 To the cross of Christ, my Saviour,
I had brought my weary soul,
Burden’d, faint, and broken-hearted,
Praying, “Jesus, make me whole.”

Refrain:
Glory, glory be to Jesus,
I am counting all but dross,
I have found a full salvation,
I am resting at the cross;
I’m resting at the cross,
I’m resting at the cross,
I’m resting at the cross.

2 At the cross, while meekly bowing,
Jesus, smiling, bade me live;
“I have died for your transgressions,
And I freely all forgive.” [Refrain]

3 At the cross, while prostrate lying,
Jesus’ blood flow’d o’er my soul;
All my guilt and sin were covered,
And he whisper’d, “Child, be whole.” [Refrain]

4 At the cross I’m calmly resting,
Ev’ry moment now is sweet;
I am tasting of his glory,
I am resting at his feet. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Love and Praise No. 4 #115

Author: William J. Kirkpatrick

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Text Information

First Line: To the cross of Christ, my Savior
Title: Resting at the cross
Author: William J. Kirkpatrick
Refrain First Line: Glory, glory be to Jesus

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 25 of 25)

Gems of Praise (Choice Collection of Sacred Melodies) #d152

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Gospel Praise Book. #108

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Gospel Praise Book #108

Gospel Tent Hymns #d185

Heavenly Recruit Praise Hymns #d98

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Hymn-Songs #139

Praise Hymns and Full Salvation Songs #d72

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Songs of Joy and Gladness #61

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Songs of Love and Praise No. 4 #115

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Songs of Perfect Love #45

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Songs of Redeeming Love #14

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Songs of Salvation as Used by Crossley and Hunter in Evangelistic Meetings #133

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Songs of the New Life with Songs of Redeeming Love Combined #R14

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Songs of Triumph #144

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Spiritual Songs for Gospel Meetings and the Sunday School #107e

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The Best of All #250

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The Devotional Chimes #6

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The Emory Hymnal #14

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The Message in Song #50

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The Revival Wave #95

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The Royal Fountain No.3 #40[14]

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The Young People's Hymnal No. 3 #23

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Winnowed Hymns #28

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Zion's Delight #17

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