D G/D DBefore the throne of God above,
D F#mI have a strong, a perfect plea,
G BmA great High Priest whose name is "Love,"
G6 DWho ever lives and pleads for me.
G AMy name is graven on His hands,
G BmMy name is written on His heart;
G BmI know that while in heav'n He stands
G Bmno tongue can bid me thence depart.
G DNo tongue can bid me thence depart.
D G/D D F#m2) When Satan tempts me to despair, and tells me of the guilt within,
G Bm G Dupward I look and see Him there Who made an end to all my sin.
G A G BmBecause the sinless Savior died, my sinful soul is counted free;
G Bm G BmFor God, the Just, is satisfied to look on Him and pardon me.
G Dto look on Him and pardon me.
D G/D D F#m3) Behold him there! the risen Lamb, my perfect, spotless Righteousness,
G Bm G Dthe great unchangeable I AM, the King of glory and of grace!
G A G BmOne with Himself I cannot die, My soul is purchased by His blood;
G Bm G Bm My life is hid with Christ on high, with Christ, my Savior and my God
G Dwith Christ, my Savior and my God
A F#m [ch]B#M[/ch] G A DHallelujah, hallelujah praise the One, Risen Son of God.