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Thank you for the cross, Lord.
Thank you for the price you paid.
Bearing all my sin and shame, in love you came
And gave Amazing Grace.

Thank you for this love, Lord.
Thank you for the nail-pierced hands.
Wash me in Your cleansing flow, now all I know...
Your forgiveness and embrace.

Worthy is the Lamb
Seated on the throne.
We crown You now with many crowns
You reign victorious!
High and lifted up
Jesus, Son of God.
The darling of Heaven, crucified...
Worthy is the Lamb.



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    UnregisteredDec 7, 2013 at 4:52 pm
    Beyond circumstance and beyond himself, Jesus carried the burden of separation and dumped it straight where it belongs: in Hell. Fully God and fully man, the mystery of God revealed in what seemed silliness and weakness to the world. Love conquered all.
    Wash me in your cleansing flow: The life is in the blood, or so thought our ancestors, literally and symbolically. To be awash in blood sounds gross, and it is, but to view it as a metaphor is a better method. The life that Jesus lived and his essence (blood) washes over his people, displacing bitterness, despair and death.
    Worthy is the lamb: A reference to Revelations where only the one who has met God's requirements for living is allowed to open the scroll that initiates the beginning of the end. All of creation and heaven was waiting for Jesus and his purpose to be revealed before continuing. Lambs were ritually killed as offerings in Judaism for a multitude of reasons including erasure of sin. As part of the ceremony, the lamb's blood may be sprinkled upon person for whom the sacrifice was given, further explaining the symbolism of the blood.
    The darling of heaven, crucified: Jesus, killed brutally and purposefully. This was a slow death, painful and humiliating to the victims and families thereof.
  • mabhel
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    mabhelFeb 18, 2010 at 1:52 am
    one of my favorite song!
    i praise the Lord of Lords..
    we revised some of the words..
    thank you for your word Lord..
    Worthy is the Lamb
    Seated on the throne
    We crown you now with many crowns
    You reign victorious
    High and lifted up
    Jesus, Love of God
    The Son of David reigning now
    Worthy is the Lamb..
  • d
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    dwadams19531Apr 25, 2009 at 3:05 pm
    Absolutely one of the most sacred and beautiful songs that I have ever heard, our sister Darlene was under the inspiration of our God's might hand for these lyrics and music, God bless you my sister, praise his mighty Name, this song makes my soul soar to the heavens
  • U
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    UnregisteredMar 27, 2014 at 11:49 am
    The "darling of heaven crucified". Pierces my heart every time I hear those words. Jesus is the beloved Son. He is the perfect Lamb of God, come to take away the sins of this world. Thinking of this sacrifice should always make us bow in reverence and cry tears of thanksgiving and joy. Jesus is seated at the right hand of God, making intercession for each of us. We must know that Jesus is so soon to come. We must be found by Him working to bring His kingdom to this earth, His will being done. Thank you, Lord, for entrusting us with your power and authority to accomplish the impossible in Your mighty name.
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    UnregisteredAug 16, 2012 at 2:12 am
    That our father god love us so much,that he gave his only begotten son that perfect without sin into this sinful world to crucified for us all.. The darling of heaven... I'm so thankful that he came, my sin have been forgiven.. I'm the heir of my father god and the co-heir of my lord jesus... Thank your father god, for your son jesus,my lord and savior... He's worthy of all praise.. Thank you jesus i will 4 ever love you...

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