|Great God of Abram hear our prayer,|
Let Abram's seed Thy mercy share:
Oh may they now at length return,
And look on Him they pierced, and mourn.
Remember Jacob's flock of old;
Bring home the wanderers to Thy fold,
Remember, too, Thy promised word,
Israel at last shall seek the Lord!
Tho outcasts still, estranged from Thee,
Cut off from their own olive tree,
Let them no longer such remain,
Oh! Thou canst graft them in again.
Lord, put Thy law within their hearts,
And write it in their inward parts;
The veil of darkness rend in two,
Which hides Messiah from their view.
Oh! haste the day, foretold so long,
When Jew and Greek (a glorious throng)
One house shall seek, one prayer shall pour,
And one Redeemer shall adore.