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Lamb of God, I Look to Thee

Lamb of God, I look to Thee

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 85 hymnals

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1 Lamb of God, I look to Thee:
Thou shalt my example be;
Thou art gentle, meek, and mild;
thou wast once a little child.

2 Fain I would be as Thou art;
Give me Thy obedient heart;
Thou art pitiful and kind,
Let me have Thy loving mind.

3 Let me, above all, fulfill
God my heavenly Father's will,
Never His good Spirit grieve,
Only to His glory live.

4 Loving Jesus, gentle Lamb,
In Thy gracious hands I am;
Make me, Savior, what Thou art,
Live Thyself within my heart.

5 I shall then show forth Thy praise,
Serve Thee all my happy days;
Then the world shall always see
Christ the holy Child in me.

Author: Charles Wesley

Charles Wesley, M.A. was the great hymn-writer of the Wesley family, perhaps, taking quantity and quality into consideration, the great hymn-writer of all ages. Charles Wesley was the youngest son and 18th child of Samuel and Susanna Wesley, and was born at Epworth Rectory, Dec. 18, 1707. In 1716 he went to Westminster School, being provided with a home and board by his elder brother Samuel, then usher at the school, until 1721, when he was elected King's Scholar, and as such received his board and education free. In 1726 Charles Wesley was elected to a Westminster studentship at Christ Church, Oxford, where he took his degree in 1729, and became a college tutor. In the early part of the same year his religious impressions were much deepene… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Lamb of God, I look to Thee
Title: Lamb of God, I Look to Thee
Author: Charles Wesley
Meter: 7.7.7.7
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Cyber Hymnal #3569
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Instances

Instances (1 - 85 of 85)

A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren. Rev. ed. #d373

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Chapel Treasures (Christ Chapel Sabbath-School, Lebanon, PA) #237

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Childhood Songs #31

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Christian Chorals, for the Chapel and Fireside #79

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Christian Hymns #292

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Christian Songs #188

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Church Book #530

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Church Book #530

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Church Hymnal #491

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Church Hymns #631

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Evangelical Lutheran Hymn-book #441

Gems for the Little Ones #d23

Gesangbuch fuer Deutsche Sonntagsschulen #d122

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Good Tidings #B43b

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Harmonies of Praise #33

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Hymnal Companion to the Prayer Book #276

Hymns Ancient and Modern (Standard ed.) #568

Hymns Ancient and Modern, New Edition #579

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Hymns and Offices of Worship #55

Hymns for Church Schools #d83

Hymns for the King's Children #d10

Hymns for the King's Children #d65

Hymns of Faith and Life #536

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Hymns of Worship and Service #165

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Hymns of Worship and Service #165

Junior Church School Hymnal #d79

Living Songs for the Sunday School, the Epworth League, Prayer Meetings, Revivals #d86

Living Songs for the Sunday School, the Epworth League, Prayer Meetings, Revivals ... #d85

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Offices of Worship and Hymns #55

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Pilgrim Songs (Number Two) #74

Prayer and Praise Book #d84

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School and Parish Hymnal #225

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Songs for the Service of Prayer #471

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Songs of Beulah #15

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Sparkling Rubies #73

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Sunday School Hymnal #172

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Sunday-School Book #244

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Sunshine #45

The Bible Hymn Book #d129

The Book of Praise #d168

The Book of Praise for Church, School and Home #160

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The Book of Praise for Sunday Schools #160

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The Book of Worship #497

The Carol Choir Sings #d9

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The Children's Hymnal #136

The Children's Hymnal (with tunes) #d122

The Children's Hymnal and Service Book #d102

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The Children's Hymnal with Tunes #157

The Children's Hymnary #d65

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The Church and Sunday-School Hymnal #250

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The Church Hymnal #566

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The Church Hymnal #566

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The Church Hymnary #917

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The Church Porch #94

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The Church Porch #105

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The Church Porch #105

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The Cyber Hymnal #3569

The Gem #d78

The Harvard University Hymn Book #d125

The Hymnal of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America 1940 #251

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The Hymnal #566

The Hymns for the Use of Evangelical Lutheran Congregations #d249

The Hymns from the Children's Hymnal; with a Service, for Sunday Schools #d124

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The Jewel #29

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The Junior Hymnal #75

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The Liturgy and Hymns of the American Province of the Unitas Fratrum #760

The Mission Band Hymnal #d32

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The New Children's Hymnal #287

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The New Hymnary #18

The Ordinary of the Mass and a Complete Manual of Hymns for Parochial Schools #d197

The Oxford Hymn Book #174

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The Oxford Hymn Book #174

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The Parish School Hymnal #261

The Pearl #d62

The Primary Hymnal #d85

The Sarum Hymnal #275

The Song Book of the Salvation Army #d430

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The Song Companion to the Scriptures #585

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Wartburg Hymnal #311

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Zion's Delight #195

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