Nothing But the Blood | Hymn of the Week

Lyrics

Verse 1
What can wash away my sin?
Nothing but the blood of Jesus.
What can make me whole again?
Nothing but the blood of Jesus.

Refrain
O precious is the flow
that makes me white as snow;
no other fount I know;
nothing but the blood of Jesus.

Verse 2
For my pardon this I see:
nothing but the blood of Jesus.
For my cleansing this my plea:
nothing but the blood of Jesus.

Verse 3
Nothing can for sin atone:
nothing but the blood of Jesus.
Naught of good that I have done:
nothing but the blood of Jesus.

Verse 4
This is all my hope and peace:
nothing but the blood of Jesus.
This is all my righteousness:
nothing but the blood of Jesus.

Main Scripture Reference: Hebrews 9:22
Text: Robert Lowry (1877)
Music: PLAINFIELD, Robert Lowry (1877)
Meter: 7.8.7.8 with refrain
Copyright: Public Domain

"What can wash away my sin? Nothing but the blood of Jesus!"

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