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BEFORE THE THRONE

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Lyrics by Charitie Lees Bancroft Alt. lyrics and music by Vikki Cook

Bb2 Bb2 Bb2 Bb2           
Bb2
Bb2
Bb2
Bb2
  
1. Be
-
fore
the
 
 
  
  
   
 
 
    
VERSE Bb2 Bb2 Bb2           
VERSE
Bb2
Bb2
Bb2
 
throne
of
God
a
-
bove,
I
have
a
strong
and
per - fect
 
  
 
  
 
  
  
 
 
   
 
 
Dm
Eb
Bb
Gm
 
 
 
plea:
a
great
High Priest
whose
name is
Love,
who
ev
- er
    
  
 
  
 
 
  
 

© 1997 Sovereign Grace Worship (ASCAP). Sovereign Grace Music, a division of Sovereign Grace Ministries. From Songs for the Cross Centered Life and Depth of Mercy. All rights reserved. International copyright secured. North American administration by Integrity Music. International administration by CopyCare International. Used by permission.

Before the Throne, p. 2 of 10

Eb Fsus4 Bb Eb/Bb Bb          
Eb
Fsus4
Bb
Eb/Bb
Bb
 
 
 
lives
and pleads
for
me.
My
name
is
grav
-
en
on
His
  
 
 
 
 
  
 
Fsus4
F
Eb/Bb
Bb
Gm
              
  
 
hands.
My
name
is
writ
-
ten
on
His
heart.
I
know
that
    
   
Eb/Bb Bb Gm Eb Fsus4          
Eb/Bb
Bb
Gm
Eb
Fsus4
  
 
while
in
heav'n He
stands,
no
tongue
can
bid
me thence
de
-
 
   
 
   
 

© 1997 Sovereign Grace Worship (ASCAP). Sovereign Grace Music, a division of Sovereign Grace Ministries. From Songs for the Cross Centered Life and Depth of Mercy. All rights reserved. International copyright secured. North American administration by Integrity Music. International administration by CopyCare International. Used by permission.

Before the Throne, p. 3 of 10

Gm Eb Fsus4 Bb           
Gm
Eb
Fsus4
Bb
 
 
 
 
part,
no
tongue
can
bid
me
thence
de
-
part.
  
 
  
 
Fsus4 C Eb            2.
Fsus4
C
Eb
 
2. When Sa - tan
 
   
 
  
 
VERSE
Bb Eb/Bb Bb Bb           
Bb
Eb/Bb
Bb
Bb
 
 
tempts
me
to
des
pair,
and
tells
me
of
the
guilt with -
 
  
 
  
  
  
 
 
 
 
  
   

© 1997 Sovereign Grace Worship (ASCAP). Sovereign Grace Music, a division of Sovereign Grace Ministries. From Songs for the Cross Centered Life and Depth of Mercy. All rights reserved. International copyright secured. North American administration by Integrity Music. International administration by CopyCare International. Used by permission.

Before the Throne, p. 4 of 10

Dm7 Eb Bb/D F Gm F         
Dm7
Eb
Bb/D
F Gm
F
 
 
 
in,
up
-
ward
I
look
and
see
Him
there,
who
made an
   
    
  
 
  
 
Eb Fsus4 Bb Eb Bb/D 4         
Eb
Fsus4
Bb
Eb
Bb/D
4
 
  
 
 
  
end
of
all
my
sin.
Be cause
-
the
sin
-
less
Sav - ior
  
    
  
  
   
 
Fsus4 F Eb Bb Gm F         
Fsus4
F
Eb
Bb
Gm
F
 
  
  
died,
my
sin
-
ful
soul
is
count - ed
free.
For
God, the
    
   
 
 
 

© 1997 Sovereign Grace Worship (ASCAP). Sovereign Grace Music, a division of Sovereign Grace Ministries. From Songs for the Cross Centered Life and Depth of Mercy. All rights reserved. International copyright secured. North American administration by Integrity Music. International administration by CopyCare International. Used by permission.

Before the Throne, p. 5 of 10

Eb Bb Fsus4 Gm Gm/F Eb Fsus4        
Eb
Bb
Fsus4
Gm
Gm/F
Eb
Fsus4
  
 
 
Just,
is
sat
-
is
-
fied
to
look
on
Him
and par
-
don
  
 
   
 
 
Gm F Eb Cm F 4         
Gm
F Eb
Cm
F
4
 
  
me,
to
look
on
Him
and
par
-
don
  
    
BRIDGE Bb F 3           
BRIDGE
Bb
F
3
 
 
me.
  
    
 

© 1997 Sovereign Grace Worship (ASCAP). Sovereign Grace Music, a division of Sovereign Grace Ministries. From Songs for the Cross Centered Life and Depth of Mercy. All rights reserved. International copyright secured. North American administration by Integrity Music. International administration by CopyCare International. Used by permission.

Before the Throne, p. 6 of 10

C Eb Bb            
C
Eb
Bb
 
 
 
    
 
 
 
   
 
 
 
F
C
Eb
Bb
              
 
   
  
   
 
 
 
 
   
 
 
  
 
 
 
Bb
Bb
Bbsus4
           3. Be - hold
 
3. Be
-
hold
Him
    
 
 
 
   
 
 
 
 

© 1997 Sovereign Grace Worship (ASCAP). Sovereign Grace Music, a division of Sovereign Grace Ministries. From Songs for the Cross Centered Life and Depth of Mercy. All rights reserved. International copyright secured. North American administration by Integrity Music. International administration by CopyCare International. Used by permission.

Before the Throne, p. 7 of 10

VERSE Bb/F Eb/F Bb/F           
VERSE
Bb/F
Eb/F
Bb/F
  
 
there,
the
ri
- sen
Lamb!
My
per - fect,
spot
-
less
right - eous -
  
 
   
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dm/F
Eb/F
Gm/F
  
 
 
ness.
The
great
un
-
change
-
a
-
ble
I
AM,
the
King
of
  
   
 
 
 
 
 
Eb2/F
Bb
              Glor
 
  
 
Glor
-
y
and
of
Grace.
One
with
Him
-
    
 
 
   
 
 

© 1997 Sovereign Grace Worship (ASCAP). Sovereign Grace Music, a division of Sovereign Grace Ministries. From Songs for the Cross Centered Life and Depth of Mercy. All rights reserved. International copyright secured. North American administration by Integrity Music. International administration by CopyCare International. Used by permission.

Before the Throne, p. 8 of 10

Eb Bb/D Bb Fsus4 F Bb Eb Bb Fsus4      
Eb
Bb/D
Bb
Fsus4
F
Bb
Eb
Bb
Fsus4
  
 
 
self,
I can - not
die.
My
soul
is
pur
-
chased
by
His
  
 
 
 
  
 
Gm
Eb
Bb/D
Fsus4
Gm
  
  
 
blood.
My
life
is
hid
with
Christ
on
high,
with
Christ,
my
    
  

1.

Eb Cm Cm7 Bb           
Eb
Cm Cm7
Bb
 
 
 
 
Sav
-
ior
and
my
God.
One
with
Him
-
  
 
   

© 1997 Sovereign Grace Worship (ASCAP). Sovereign Grace Music, a division of Sovereign Grace Ministries. From Songs for the Cross Centered Life and Depth of Mercy. All rights reserved. International copyright secured. North American administration by Integrity Music. International administration by CopyCare International. Used by permission.

Before the Throne, p. 9 of 10

2.

Eb Cm Fsus4 Bb           
Eb
Cm
Fsus4
Bb
 
 
Sav
-
ior
and
my
God,
with
Christ,
my
  
   
Eb Cm Cm7 Gm F Eb Cm F11       
Eb
Cm Cm7
Gm
F Eb
Cm F11
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
Sav
-
ior
and
my
God,
withwithwith Christ,
my
Sav
-
ior
and
my
   
 
   
Bb
F
C
Eb
              
 
 
 
  
 
La
la
God.
   
   
  
  
 
  
   
 
      
 

© 1997 Sovereign Grace Worship (ASCAP). Sovereign Grace Music, a division of Sovereign Grace Ministries. From Songs for the Cross Centered Life and Depth of Mercy. All rights reserved. International copyright secured. North American administration by Integrity Music. International administration by CopyCare International. Used by permission.

Before the Throne, p. 10 of 10

Bb F             
Bb
F
 
  
la,
la
la
la,
la
la
la
la
  
   
  
 
 
C
Eb
              
  
 
la,
la
la
la
la
la
la,
la
la
    
  
 
 
  
Bb Bb Bb Bb         la.  
Bb
Bb
Bb
Bb
  
la.
    
 
   
 
 
 
 
 

© 1997 Sovereign Grace Worship (ASCAP). Sovereign Grace Music, a division of Sovereign Grace Ministries. From Songs for the Cross Centered Life and Depth of Mercy. All rights reserved. International copyright secured. North American administration by Integrity Music. International administration by CopyCare International. Used by permission.