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Hymn: How sad our state by nature is (FL)

Hymnal: The Christian Psalmist

Date: 1850

Compiler: Silas W Leonard and A D Fillmore

Publisher/Printer: S W Leonard

First Line: How sad our state by nature is

Topic: <no topic given>

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


Meter: CM


Hymn Number: 110

Page Number: 149, click to see hymnal pages


HOW sad our state by nature is!

Our sin, how deep it stains!

And Satan holds the captive mind,

Fast in his slavish chains.

But hark! a voice of grace divine

Sounds from the sacred word,

"Ho! ye despairing sinners, come,

And trust upon the Lord!"