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"Lord Jesus, Think On Me"

I picked up a book I hadn't looked into for a while and a piece of paper slipped out. I reached out & took it up and started reading it. My heart welled up with delight and solemn gladness. Some years back I had meditated on this ancient Hymn and fondly remembered how I was comforted. I hope you will find it refreshingly comforting, strengthening and devotional. It can be sung to this tune:

Lord Jesus, think on me;
And this poor offering,
Which I do humbly weave for Thee,
Accept, O Christ, my King.
Lord Jesus, think on me,
And purge away my sin:
From earthborn passions set me free,
And make me pure within.
Lord Jesus, think on me,
With care and woe oppressed;
Let me Thy loving servant be,
And taste Thy promised rest.
Lord Jesus, think on me
Amid the battle's strife:
In all my pain and misery
Be Thou my Health and Life.
Lord Jesus, think on me,
Nor let me go astray:
Through darkness and perplexity
Point Thou the …