HE WAS SILENT
Scripture: Isaiah 53:7
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: As a sheep before the shearer, as a lamb before the slaughter, He was sacrificed in death.
Verse 2: He was mocked, accused, and beaten, hearing shouts of “Crucify Him,” He was led away to death.
Verse 3: He was silent. He was silent. He had put us in God’s keeping, He had prayed His love be in us, Then He poured Himself to death, in the silence of His Spirit.