Suffering Servant When I survey the wondrous crossOn which the prince of glory diedMy richest gain I count by lossand pour contempt on all my pride. PatheosDwight2007-10-25T21:53:00-04:00October 25th, 2007|Categories: Patheos|5 Comments Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterRedditLinkedInPinterestVkEmail Related Posts The Chair of Peter: Furniture Matters… February 24th, 2021 Eliot’s Ash Wednesday February 17th, 2021 The Day I Met Mother Teresa September 5th, 2020 | 7 Comments Explaining Transubstantiation July 28th, 2020 | 0 Comments No Salvation Outside the Church? May 15th, 2020 | 0 Comments 5 Comments kkollwitz October 26, 2007 at 8:36 amLog in to Reply Possibly my favorite hymn. Thank you, Isaac Watts. Rachel Gray October 26, 2007 at 10:13 amLog in to Reply I’d love to replace every self-congratulatory song in our music issue with that one. 🙂 “Forbid it, Lord, that I should boast!”A Catholic convert (it happened to be James White’s sister) was asked by a Protestant why she wore a crucifix– it was bugging the Protestant that she put such emphasis on the suffering and death of Jesus. The Catholic answered her with this hymn and the Protestant was satisfied:Lest I forget GethsemaneLest I forget Thine agonyAnd lest I forget Thy love to meLead me to Calvary. Fr. Dwight Longenecker October 26, 2007 at 1:10 pmLog in to Reply Another good response to Protestant criticism of crucifixes is to quote St Paul:”We preach Christ, and him crucified.” kkollwitz October 26, 2007 at 1:28 pmLog in to Reply “We preach Christ, and him crucified.”I’ll remember this. jim thompson October 27, 2007 at 2:13 pmLog in to Reply beautiful…. Leave A Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.