Song: My Only Plea in Make Christ King

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Details

Copyright 1908, by Chas. H. Gabriel, E. O. Excell, owner

Published in Make Christ King (Copyright 1912, by W. E. Biederwolf)

Lyricist(s):
White, John Crombie

Page 3
Format: Full words and music
Designation: 3
Verses: 3 verses

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My Only Plea, #3

Lyrics

Verse 1
O theme with love and mercy fraught,
Salvation full and free,
That Christ upon the cross has wrought
For me, for me:

Chorus
This shall be my only plea,
This shall be my only plea,
That Christ was crucified for me,
For me, for me.

Verse 2
When dreadful sin my soul assails,
And death shall compass me,
That Christ o’er sin and death prevails
For me, for me:

Verse 3
And when before the throne I stand,
And judgment set shall be,
That Christ fulfilled the law’s command
For me, for me: