Wash me thoroughly from mine iniquity, and cleanse me from my sin.@Psalm 51:2

Anonymous, arranged in Brightest and Best, edited by Robert Lowry & W. Howard Doane (New York/Chicago, Illinois: Biglow & Main, 1875), page 65.

Red Oak W. Howard Doane, 1875 (🔊 pdf nwc).

W. Howard Doane (1832–1915)

Heavy laden, sick with sin,
Foes without, and foes within,
Lo! I come on bended knee,
Lamb of God, O hear Thou me.
Only Thou canst heal my woe,
Only Thou my grief dost know;
Thou didst die on Calvary,
Lamb of God, O pity me.

All my soul with guilt is dyed,
Thou for me wast crucified;
By Thy precious blood so free,
Lamb of God, O pardon me;
Savior, own me now and bless,
Clothe me in Thy righteousness;
Hear, O hear my prayer to Thee,
Lamb of God, O save Thou me.