Alas! and did my Savior bleed
This is an hymn by Isaac Watts, his Hymn 9 of Book 2, published 1707, entitled Godly sorrow arising from the sufferings of Christ.
Settings by composers
- Lucius Chapin — Liberty Hall
- Alexander Gillet — Suffering Savior
- Stephen Jenks — Edington
- Andrew Johnson — Gallatin
Text and translations
Alas! and did my Savior bleed?
Was it for crimes that I had done
Thus might I hide my blushing face,
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