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Alas and did MY Savior Bleed

Connie Sanchez

Tags celestial light, Fanny Crosby, hymns, Isaac Watts, Saviour, sinners, tshirts

Alas and did MY Savior Bleed  Isaac Watts 1674-1740 Isaac Watts points out the contrast between the unworthy sinner and the marvelous sacrifice Jesus made on the cross.   The question, “Was it for crimes that I have done?” has lead sinners to say, “Here Lord I give myself away tis all that I can do”. At the age of 30 a blind woman heard the choir sing this hymn and gave her self away. She said her soul was “flooder with celestial light”.  Her name – Fanny Crosby. Alas! and did my Savior bleed And did my Sov’reign die?...