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Hymn: Behold a sinner gracious Lord (FL)

Hymnal: The Christian Psalmist

Date: 1850

Compiler: Silas W Leonard and A D Fillmore

Publisher/Printer: S W Leonard

First Line: Behold a sinner gracious Lord

Topic: <no topic given>

Writer: <no first name given> <no last name given>


Meter: LM


Hymn Number: 170

Page Number: 193, click to see hymnal pages


BEHOLD a sinner gracious Lord,

Encouraged by thy precious word,

Would venture near to seek that bread,

By which thy children here are fed.

Do not the humble suit deny,

Of such a guilty wretch as I;

But let me feed on crumbs, though small,

Which from thy bount'ous table fall.