darkness of sin enclosed me
prison Iím in had my soul
can break through and help me to
the darkness and set me free?
above, I prayed for light,
Friend to shine through the dark
Saviour to come and rescue me,
all my chains and set me free.
opened the Gospels and began to
for wisdom, I had to plead.
saw there Jesus, who died for
paid sinís price to set me
had to die on the cross that
His shed blood could wash my
at last, my eyes could see;
was The Truth that could see me
had died, salvation was done;
rose again, Godís precious
turned from the sin which
as I received Jesus, He set me
Heís my Saviour and my King.
loves me so much, my soul has to
the chains of sin, He showed me
trusted in Jesus, and He set me
Iíve a mission from God above:
to all the world and tell of His
of the Gospel, help others to
of the Saviour who can set them
thanks unto the Father,
which hath made us meet to be partakers
of the inheritance of the saints in light:
Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness,
and hath translated us into the kingdom of
His dear Son:
Then said Jesus to those Jews which
believed on Him,
If ye continue in My word, then are ye My disciples indeed;
And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.