"On My Heart Imprint Thine Image"
By Thomas Hansen Kingo, 1634-1703
THE LUTHERAN HYMNAL
(St. Louis: Concordia Publishing House, 1941)
1. On my heart imprint Thine image,
Blessed Jesus, King of Grace,
That life's riches, cares, and pleasures
Have no power Thee to efface.
This the superscription be:
Jesus, crucified for me,
Is my life, my hope's Foundation,
And my Glory and Salvation.
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Hymn #179 from _The Lutheran Hymnal_
Text: Luke 23: 38
Author: Thomas Hansen Kingo, 1689
Translated by: Peer O. Stroemme, 1898, alt.
Titled: "Skriv dig, Jesu, paa mit Hjerte"
Composer: Johann B. Koenig, 1738
Tune: "Der am Kreuz"
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