262. Cleanse Me

1 Search me, O God, and know my heart today;
Try me, O Savior, know my thoughts, I pray.
See if there be some wicked way in me;
Cleanse me from every sin and set me free.

2 I praise Thee, Lord, for cleansing me from sin;
Fulfill Thy word and make me pure within.
Fill me with fire where once I burned with shame;
Grant my desire to magnify Thy name.

3 Lord, take my life and make it wholly Thine;
Fill my poor heart with Thy great love divine.
Take all my will, my passion, self and pride;
I now surrender, Lord--in me abide.

4 O Holy Ghost, revival comes from Thee;
Send a revival--start the work in me.
Thy Word declares Thou wilt supply our need;
For blessings now, O Lord, I humbly plead.

Text Information
First Line: Search me, O God, and know my heart today
Title: Cleanse Me
Author: J. Edwin Orr
Publication Date: 1980
Scripture: Psalm 19:12; Psalm 34:3; Psalm 51:12; Psalm 139:23-24; John 8:36; John 15:7-16; Acts 19:17; Philippians 4:19; 1 John 1:7
Tune Information
Name: [Search me, O God, and know my heart today]
Key: F Major or modal



Media
More media are available on the text authority and tune authority pages.