‘When I Survey the Wondrous Cross’

The Lutheran Warbler is working her way through the hymnal. Usually it’s just her and her piano, but for this she’s added more music–When I Survey the Wondrous Cross, by Isaac Watts.

‘When I Survey the Wondrous Cross’

This hymn just might take your breath away–When I Survey the Wondrous Cross. Written by Isaac Watts in 1707, performed by the Esh Family: background sets by God the Father, maker of heaven and earth.

By Request, ‘When I Survey the Wondrous Cross’

Requested by Joshua, When I Survey the Wondrous Cross, sung by the King’s College Choir, Cambridge.

They sound this hymn often on the bells, across the street at St. Francis’ Cathedral–and now I know what hymn it is. Thanks, Joshua.

‘When I Survey the Wondrous Cross’

Looking around for an Isaac Watts hymn to post for you this morning, I discovered this: The King’s Heralds singing When I Survey the Wondrous Cross. By isaac Watts, of course.

These guys are good!