529. "Prepare us, Lord"

1 Prepare us, Lord, to view thy cross,
Who all our griefs hast borne;
To look on thee, whom we have pierced--
To look on thee and mourn.

2 While thus we mourn, we would rejoice,
And as thy cross we see,
Let each exclaim, in faith and hope,
"The Saviour died for me!"

Text Information
First Line: Prepare us, Lord to view thy cross
Title: "Prepare us, Lord"
Author: Thomas Cotterill
Language: English
Publication Date: 1888
Topic: Church: Ordinances of; Communion of Saints: At Lord's Table
Tune Information
Arranger: fr. Spohr
Meter: C. M.
Key: G Major or modal

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