145. To God Who Gave His Son

6,6,6,6,8,8.
by Watts
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To God who gave His Son,
 
To save us from our sin;
 
To Christ Himself who died,
 
And made His people clean:
 
Eternal thanks and praise be given
 
By saints on earth, the heirs of heaven.
1 John 4:14; John 3:16; Romans 8:34; 1 Corinthians 15:3; Ephesians 5:25-27; 1 Peter 4:11; Hebrews 13:15; Romans 8:17
“And we have seen and do testify that the Father sent the Son to be the Saviour of the world.” (1 John 4:14)
“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” (John 3:16)
“Who is he that condemneth? It is Christ that died, yea rather, that is risen again, who is even at the right hand of God, who also maketh intercession for us.” (Romans 8:34)
“For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures.” (1 Corinthians 15:3)
“Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it. That he might sanctify and cleanse it with the washing of water by the word. That he might present it to himself a glorious church, not having spot, or wrinkle, or any such thing; but that it should be holy and without blemish.” (Ephesians 5:25-27)
“If any man speak, let him speak as the oracles of God; if any man minister, let him do it as of the ability which God giveth: that God in all things may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom be praise and dominion for ever and ever. Amen.” (1 Peter 4:11)
“By him therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of our lips giving thanks to his name.” (Hebrews 13:15)
“And if children, then heirs; heirs of God, and joint-heirs with Christ; if so be that we suffer with him, that we may be also glorified together.” (Romans 8:17)