Go To Dark Gethsemane Lyrics (Traditional Hymn)
Go To Dark Gethsemane
Traditional Hymn

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Download the PDF Chord Charts for Go To Dark Gethsemane by Traditional Hymn, from the album Open Hymnal.

SongID 8068
Language English
Album Open Hymnal
Artists Traditional Hymn
Authors James Montgomery
InstrumentsGuitar, Ukelele, Piano
File TypePDF
Available Keys A, Ab, B, Bb, C, C#, D, Db, E, Eb, F, F#, G, G#, Gb, Numbers, Numerals
ThemesHymn, Traditional, Good Thursday, Adoration, Atonement, Blood, Breath, Christ, Cross, Crucifixion, Death, Easter, Feet, Follow, Jesus, Judgment, Life, Miracles, Mountains, Redeemer, Sacrifice, Savior, Teaching, Temptation, Shame, Soul, Time, Sanctuary, Mourning, Bells


Verse 1 Go to dark Gethsemane, ye that feel the tempter's pow'r; Your Redeemer's conflict see, watch with Him one bitter hour, Turn not from His griefs away; Learn from Jesus Christ to pray. Verse 2 Follow to the judgment hall, view the Lord of Life arraigned; O the wormwood and the gall! O the pangs His soul sustained! Shun not suff'ring, shame, or loss; Learn from Christ to bear the cross. Verse 3 Calv'ry's mournful mountain climb; there, adoring at His feet, Mark that miracle of time, God's own sacrifice complete. "It is finished!" hear Him cry; Learn from Jesus Christ to die. Verse 4 Early hasten to the tomb where they laid His breathless clay; All is solitude and gloom. Who has taken Him away? Christ is ris'n! He meets our eyes; Savior, teach us so to rise....

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