Category Archives: Confession/Penance

To God Almighty I Confess

To God Almighty I confess, To Ever-Virgin Mary Blest, Saint Michael, and the Baptist, John, To Peter, Paul and all the Saints That greatly have I sinn’d and err’d By deed and sloth, by thought and word. Refrain: By my … Continue reading

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Come Ye Sinners, Poor And Needy

Come, ye sinners, poor and needy, Weak and wounded, sick and sore; Jesus ready stands to save you, Full of pity, love and power. Refrain: I will arise and go to Jesus, He will embrace me in His arms; In … Continue reading

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Yea As I Live Jehovah Saith

Yea, as I live, Jehovah saith,* I would not have the sinner’s death, But that he turn from error’s ways, Repent, and live through endless days. To us therefore Christ gave command: “Go forth and preach in every land; Bestow … Continue reading

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