Lord Jesus, are we one with thee? O height! O depth of love!

Lord Jesus, are we one with thee? O height! O depth of love!

Author: James G. Deck
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1. Lord Jesus, are we one with Thee?
   O height, O depth of love!
Thou One with us on Calvary,
   We one with Thee above.

2. Such was Thy grace, that for our sake
   Thou didst from Heaven come down,
Our mortal flesh and blood partake,
   In all our misery One.

3. Our sins, our guilt, in love Divine,
   Confessed and borne by Thee;
The gall, the curse, the wrath were Thine,
   To set Thy members free.

4. Ascended now, in glory bright,
   Still One with us Thou art;
Nor life, nor death, nor depth, nor height,
   Thy saints and Thee can part.

5. O teach us, Lord, to know and own
   This wondrous mystery,
That Thou with us art truly One,
   And we are one with Thee.

6. Soon, soon shall come that glorious day,
   When, seated on Thy Throne,
Thou shalt to wondering worlds display,
   That Thou with us art One.      Amen.

Source: The Evangelical Hymnal with Tunes #328

Author: James G. Deck

Deck, James George, eldest son of John Deck, of Bury St. Edmunds, was born in 1802 and educated for the army, and became an officer in the Indian service. Retiring from the army, and having joined the Plymouth Brethren, he undertook, in 1843, the charge of a congregation of that body, at Wellington, Somerset. In 1852 be went abroad and settled in New Zealand. His hymns were published in Hymns for the Poor of the Flock, 1837-1838; Psalms and Hymns, &c, London, Walther (containing those in the former collection), 1842; the Wellington Hymn Book, 1857; Hymns and Spiritual Songs, 1860. Of his hymns now in use outside his own denomination, the greater part appeared in the 1837-1838 book, and are found in his brother-in-law's (Dr. Walker's) Chelte… Go to person page >

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Author: James G. Deck

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