Lord, for They tender mercies' sake, lay not our sins to our charge,
But forgive that is past, and give us grace to amend our sinful lives,
To decline from sin and incline to virtue,
That we may walk with a perfect heart before Thee now and everymore.
Composed by Richard Farrant
Northwestern Lutheran Theological Seminary Choir (Minnesota), "Lord, For Thy Tender Mercies' Sake" (1955). Vocal Music. 1.