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I did not love my Father's voice; I loved a - far to
2 The Shepherd sought His sheep,
The Father sought His child,
O'er deserts waste and wild:
Famished and faint, and lone;
They saved the wandering one. 3 Jesus my Shepherd is,
'Twas He that loved my soul, 'Twas He that washed me in His blood,
'Twas He that made me whole;
Twas He that sought the lost,
That found the wandering sheep, . 'Twas He that brought me to the fold,
'Tis He that still doth keep. 4 I was a wandering sheep,
I would not be controlled;
I love, I love the fold;
I once preferred to roam;
337 ST. CRISPIN L. M.
GEORGE J. ELVEY,
I am, with-out one plea, But that Thy blood was shed for me,
The one And that Thou bid'st me come to Thee, O Lamb of God, I come, I come. A - men.
2 Just as I am, and waiting not
Yea, all I need, in Thee to find, To rid my soul of one dark blot,
O Lamb of God, I come. To Thee, Whose blood can cleanse each 5
" 5 Just as I am: Thou wilt receive, O Lamb of God, I come. (spot, Wilt welcome, pardon, cleanse, relieve; 3 Just as I am, though tossed about Because Thy promise I believe, With many a conflict, many a doubt,
O Lamb of God, I come. Fightings and fears within, without,
6 Just as I am, Thy love unknown O Lamb of God, I come.
Has broken every barrier down; 4 Just as I am, poor, wretched, blind; , Now to be Thine, yea, Thine alone, Sight, riches, healing of the mind,
O Lamb of God, I come. Amen.
WOODWORTH L. M.
WILLIAM B. BRADBURY
I am, with - out one plea, But that Thy blood was shed for me,
And that Thou bid’st me come to Thee, O Lamb of God, I come, I come. Amen.