All that the Father giveth Me shall come to Me; and him that cometh to Me I will in no wise cast out.@John 6:37
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Magnus B. Landstad (1802–1880)

Mag­nus B. Land­stad, 1863 (Jeg kom­mer her o söde Gud). Trans­lat­ed from Nor­we­gian to Eng­lish by Carl Dø­ving, 1910.

Wenn Wir in Höch­sten Nöt­en Ge­ne­van Psal­ter, 1547 (🔊 pdf nwc).

I come to Thee, O blessèd Lord,
Invited by Thy gracious Word
To this Thy feast, to sup with Thee;
Grant that a worthy guest I be.

I come to Thee with sin and grief,
For Thou alone canst give relief.
Thy death for me, dear Lord, I plead:
O Jesus, help me in my need!

Shouldst Thou a strict account demand,
Who could, O Lord, before Thee stand?
Purge all my secret sins away:
Be Thou, O Christ, the sinner’s stay!

O Jesus, Lamb of God, alone
Thou didst for all our sins atone;
Though I have sinned and gone astray,
Turn not, O Lord, Thy guest away.

O Jesus, Lamb of God, alone
Thou didst for all our sins atone;
Be merciful, I Thee implore,
Be merciful forevermore.