Upon A Life I Did Not Live

Posted on September 1, 2013 by

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Upon A Life I Did Not Live

Upon a life I have not lived,
Upon a death I did not die,
Another’s life; Another’s death,
I stake my whole eternity.

Upon a LifeNot on the tears which I have shed,
Not on the sorrows I have known,
Another’s tears; Another’s griefs,
On these I rest, on these alone.

Chorus:

O Jesus, Son of God, I build on what Thy cross has done for me;
There both my life and death I read, my guilt, and pardon there I see.

Lord, I believe; O deal with me,
As one who has Thy Word believed!
I take the gift, Lord, look on me,
As one who has Thy gift received.
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Words by Horatius Bonar (alt. K Twit), Music by Kevin Twit
©2012 Kevin Twit Music (ASCAP)

http://indeliblegrace.bandcamp.com/track/upon-a-life-i-did-not-live

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