Scripture: Isaiah 52:13
Time Signature: 4/4
Hymn Status: Partnership (An agreement between the hymn writer and R.J. Stevens Music, LLC.)
1. The hymn writer does not want this hymn and its arrangement altered in any way.
2. The hymn writer does not want this hymn accompanied with instrumental music.
Ephesians 5:19; Colossians 3:16
Verse 1: Known before the world; (Seen in future days;) Glimpsed by righteous men; Son of God. Sent as David’s heir; (Named an ageless king;) Granted all the earth. Exalted.
Verse 2: Seen with blinded eyes; (Heard by heedless ears;) Met with wicked hearts; Son of God. Worshipped with contempt; (Crowned with blood and thorns;) Throned upon a cross. Exalted.
Verse 3: Scorned by those who watched; (Mocked by all the wise;) Loved within belief; Son of God. Born to take my death; (Slain to give me life;) Jesus, Son of God. Exalted. Exalted.