DEVOTION + WHEN I SURVEY THE WONDROUS CROSS SATURDAY, APRIL 12, 2014 8 Days to Resurrection Sunday Mark 15:34 "My God, My God, why hast thou forsaken me" SCRIPTURE READING: JOHN 19:25-27; MARK 15:33-35 John 19:25-27 25Now there stood by the cross of Jesus his mother, and his mother's sister, Mary the wife of Cleophas, and Mary Magdalene. When I survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of glory died, My richest gain I count but loss, And pour contempt on all my pride. Credits: Words by Isaac Watts; … When I survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of glory died, My richest gain I count but loss, And pour contempt on all my pride. CH-2) Forbid it, Lord, that I should boast, Save in the death of Christ my God! Scripture. When I survey the wondrous cross on which the Prince of Glory died, my richest gain I count but loss, and pour contempt on all my pride. CH-1) When I survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of glory died, My richest gain I count but loss, And pour contempt on all my pride. Words 1. WHEN I SURVEY THE WONDROUS CROSS - by Isaac Watts, 1707 Public Domain When I survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of Glory died, My richest gain I count but loss, And pour contempt on all my pride. “When I Survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of glory died,My richest gain I count but loss, And pour contempt on all my pride.Forbid it, Lord, that I should boast, Save in the death of Christ, my God;All the vain things that charm me mostI sacrifice them to His blood.See, from His head,… In this verse we take time to survey, to study, and to take in the work of the cross on which Jesus died. Forbid it, Lord, that I should boast, Save in the death of Christ my God! When I Survey The Wondrous Cross When I survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of Glory died; My richest gain I count but loss, And pour contempt on all my pride. When I Survey the Wondrous Cross Words by Isaac Watts (1674-1748), 1707 Tune: HAMBURG, Lowell Mason, 1824 Key signature: F major (1 flat) Public Domain 1. 83. I think that symbols are very important. When I Survey the Wondrous Cross. When I survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of Glory died, My richest gain I count but loss, And pour contempt on all my pride. Symbols are like music, they express things that are often beyond our vocabulary. All the vain things that charm me most, I sacrifice them through his blood. See from His head, His hands, His feet, When I survey the wondrous cross…. All the vain things that charm me most, I … Forbid it, Lord, that I should boast, Save in the death of Christ my God! When I Survey the Wondrous Cross; 04144; Page 8 of 10 B. Wonderful Cross Chris Tomlin (hammer the D chord in the verses) [Verse 1] D G D When I survey the wondrous cross D G D A On which the prince of glory died, D G D My richest gain I count but loss, D A C2 D And pour contempt on all my pride. When I Survey the Wondrous Cross When I survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of glory died, My richest gain I count but loss, And pour contempt on all my pride. WHEN I SURVEY THE WONDROUS CROSS: A TRADITIONAL CHRISTIAN HYMN A Brief Meditation on the Hymn Here the composer expresses his awe and gratitude when contemplating the cross. Time. When I survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of glory died, My richest gain I count but loss, And pour contempt on all my pride. The cross. Forbid it, Lord, that I should boast, Save in the death of Christ my God! Paintings often show a trickle of blood on His body, but a) there had to have been more. 1. 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