Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world.@John 1:29

Nikolaus Decius, 1541 (O Lamm Gottes unschuldig); translated from German to English by Arthur T. Russell (1806-1874), alt.

O Lamm Gottes Nikolaus Decius, 1541 (🔊 pdf nwc).

O Lamb of God most holy!
Who on the cross didst suffer,
And patient still and lowly,
Thyself to scorn didst offer;
Our sins by Thee were taken,
Or hope had us forsaken:
Have mercy on us, Jesus.