Holy Child Who Chose the Hearts of Men

Holy Child who chose the hearts of men
To be His favoured home
Leaving heaven’s gates for Bethlehem
God came to call His own
Now to us the highest King is born
Behold the Royal Son
Glory kneels to mend all that is torn
The promised Child has come

Joy and pain as man He knew on earth
No place to lay His head
As a servant He embraced this world
And on a cross He bled
Having borne the deepest grief of man
He rose to heaven’s throne
Now I’m sheltered in the Father’s hand
I stand by grace alone

May the gift of God amaze us still
The triumph of all time
As His child I kneel to Heaven’s will
To make His purpose mine
Though this road be scarred with trial and pain
It’s paved with lavish grace
Knowing Him will be my greatest gain
My hope the Saviour’s face

(By Keith & Kristyn Getty)

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3 Comments on “Holy Child Who Chose the Hearts of Men”

  1. Jennifer Says:

    I have resently become a christian and
    i have to sing this song and another song
    called Glorious Light. It’s fore deeside silver band and singers.

  2. Charlotte Says:

    i have been looking for the lyrics of this song EVERYWERE thank you.
    also do you know were o can find the song?

  3. jennifer Says:

    i had a very good concert last year with deeside singers that we r doing it again this year and singing this song and another one called Glorious light, i love them both x

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