Heart, O Sinners"
Liturgical Use: Lent
Text: Thomas Fischer
Tune: "Prepare The Royal Highway" ("Bereden
Vag For Herran," 76 76 77)
Suggested Usage: Confession or Lenten Hymn
“Prepare Your Heart,
your heart, O sinners, the Lamb of God is here.
your soul, transgressors, for Christ is coming near.
comes to bring salvation, to ev’ry tribe and nation
from your sinful ways, repent sin's today.
see the King of Glory, Who came from heav’n on high.
love that's so amazing, no one need ask Him “Why
He give up His body, by sacrifice so bloody?”
sinners such as I You came, Oh Lamb, to die.
Baptist’s voice is crying, “Repent and turn your ways!”
ruined by sin’s destruction, receive God’s grace today.
repent, receive Him, with grace-cleansed hearts receive Him
is the great “I Am,” God’s holy, precious Lamb.
now, O Lamb, we worship, we fall before Your cross
merits, works and trophies, we now consider loss.
Lord, may nothing sever, and may our faith fail never!
Lord, we turn to You.
grace and love anew.
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