I…repent in dust and ashes.@Job 42:6
Samuel Stennett (1727–1795)

Samuel Stennett, in A Selection of Hymns from the Best Authors, by John Rippon, 1787.

Armagh James Turle, 1863 (🔊 pdf nwc).

James Turle (1802–1882)

Prostrate, dear Jesus, at Thy feet,
A guilty rebel lies;
And upwards to Thy mercy seat,
Presumes to lift his eyes.

If tears of sorrow would suffice
To pay the debt I owe,
Tears should from both my weeping eyes
In ceaseless torrents flow.

But no such sacrifice I plead
To expiate my guilt;
No tears but those which Thou hast shed
No blood, but Thou hast spilt.

Think of Thy sorrows, dearest Lord,
And all my sins forgive:
Justice will well approve the word
That bids the sinner live.