Song: All to Christ I Owe in Gospel Hymns No. 5

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(also known as Jesus Paid It All)

Published in Gospel Hymns No. 5 (Copyright 1890, by The Biglow & Main Co. and The John Church Co.)

Lyricist(s):
Hall, Elvina Mable

Page 172
Format: Mixed words and music
Designation: 172
Verses: 5 verses

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All to Christ I Owe, #172

Lyrics

Verse 1
I hear the Saviour say,
Thy strength indeed is small;
Child of weakness, watch and pray,
Find in Me thine all in all.

Chorus
Jesus paid it all,
All to Him I owe;
Sin had left a crimson stain:
He washed it white as snow.

Verse 2
Lord, now indeed I find
Thy pow’r, and that alone,
Can change the leper’s spots,
And melt the heart of stone.

Verse 3
For nothing good have I
Whereby Thy grace to claim–
I’ll wash my garments white
In the blood of Calvary’s Lamb.

Verse 4
When from my dying bed
My ransomed soul shall rise,
Then “Jesus paid it all”
Shall rend the vaulted skies.

Verse 5
And when before the throne
I stand in Him complete,
I’ll lay my trophies down,
All down at Jesus’ feet.