Sufferings and Death Archive

154 – When I Survey the Wondrous Cross

1 When I survey the wondrous cross on which the Prince of Glory died; my richest gain I count but loss, and pour contempt on all my pride. 2 Forbid it, Lord, that I should boast, save in the death of Christ, my …

156 – O Sacred Head Now Wounded

1 O sacred Head, now wounded, with grief and shame weighed down, now scornfully surounded with thorns, thine only crown: how pale thou art with anguish, with sore abuse and scorn! How does that visage languish which once was bright as morn! 2 …

157 – Go to Dark Gethsemane

1 Go to dark Gethsemane, Ye who feel the tempter’s power Your Redeemer’s conflict see. Watch with him one bitter hour; Turn not from his griefs away; Learn from Jesus Christ to pray. 2 See Him at the judgment hall, Beaten, bound, reviled, …

163 – At the Cross

1 Alas! and did my Savior bleed, and did my Sovereign die? Would he devote that sacred head for sinners such as I? Refrain At the cross, at the cross, where I first saw the light, and the burden of my heart rolled …