Faith Reviving

“From whence this fear and unbelief?

Hath not the Father put to grief

   His Spotless Son for me?

And will the righteous Judge of men

Condemn me for that debt of sin

   Which, Lord, was charged on Thee?

…………………………………………………..

Complete atonement Thou hast made,

And to the utmost farthing paid

   What’er Thy people owed;

Nor can His wrath on me take place,

If sheltered in Thy righteousness

   And sprinkled with Thy blood.

…………………………………………………..

 If Thou hast my discharge procured,

And freely in my room endured

  The whole of wrath divine,

Payment God cannot twice demand,

First at my bleeding Surety’s hand,

   And then again at mine.

…………………………………………………..

Turn then, my soul, unto thy rest;

The merits of thy great High priest

   Have brought thy liberty;

Trust in His efficacious blood,

Nor fear thy banishment from God,

   Since Jesus died for thee!”

– Augustus Toplady “Faith Reviving”

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