When we to cleansing waters came

When we to cleansing waters came

Tune: BELGRAVE (Horsley)
Published in 1 hymnal

Representative Text

1 When we to cleansing waters came,
baptized in Jesus' name,
did not the rite of death to sin
newness of life proclaim?

2 Too long enthralled to Satan's sway,
we now are slaves no more;
for Christ has vanquished death and sin
our freedom to restore.

3 With Christ the Lord we died to sin,
with him to life we rise;
in Christ's new life we now can walk,
in him attain the prize.

Source: Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #484

Text Information

First Line: When we to cleansing waters came
Source: Scottish Paraphrases, 1781, alt.
Copyright: Public Domain

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Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #484

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