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His Person

7.7.8.8.7.7.

1
Who is He in yonder stall,
At whose feet the shepherds fall?
’Tis the Lord! O wondrous story!
’Tis the Lord! the King of glory!
At His feet we humbly fall –
Crown Him! crown Him, Lord of all!

2
Who is He in deep distress
Fasting in the wilderness?
’Tis the Lord! O wondrous story! etc. 

3
Who is He to whom they bring
All the sick and sorrowing?
’Tis the Lord! O wondrous story! etc.

4
Who is He that stands and weeps
At the grave where Lazarus sleeps?
’Tis the Lord! O wondrous story! etc.

5
Lo! at midnight, who is He
Prays in dark Gethsemane?
’Tis the Lord! O wondrous story! etc.

6
Who is He on yonder tree
Dies in grief and agony?
’Tis the Lord! O wondrous story! etc. 

7
Who is He who from the grave
Comes to succour, help, and save?
’Tis the Lord! O wondrous story! etc.

8
Who is He who from His throne
Rules through all the worlds alone?
’Tis the Lord! O wondrous story! etc.