Advent: Day 19

Today I present to you an astonishing poem, post Old Testament Psalm.  One that must be read AND heard.  The heart-wrenching simplicity I ignored early on.  Now it is what reduces me to tears. Find a snippet online, buy the song, buy the album.  Just figure out a way to listen to it.

Behold the Lamb of God – Andrew Peterson

Behold, the Lamb of God
Who takes away our sin
Behold the Lamb of God
The life and light of men
Behold the Lamb of God
Who died and rose again
Behold the Lamb of God who comes
To take away our sin
Broken hearts–behold our broken hearts
Fallen far–we need you
Behold the Lamb of God
Son of God–Emmanuel
Son of Man–we need you
Behold the Lamb
The hope of man
Behold the Lamb of God

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