Third Commandment

We must not break God's holy law

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [We must not break God's holy law]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 We must not break God’s holy law,
By wicked words profane,
For He will punish every one
That takes His name in vain.

Remember, remember, it is the Lord’s command;
Remember, remember, it is the Lord’s command.

2 How many break the Lord’s command,
And take His name in vain;
But if they tho’t how wrong it was,
They would not sin again. [Refrain]

3 O let us pity them, and pray
That they may be forgiven;
May come to God thro’ Christ our Lord,
And find the way to heaven. [Refrain]

Source: Joyful Lays: a new collection of songs, prepared and adapted for the Sunday School #160

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

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First Line: We must not break God's holy law
Title: Third Commandment
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Remember, remember, it is the Lord's command
Copyright: Public Domain


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Joyful Lays #160

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