BE HOLY, FOR I AM HOLY
Scripture: I Peter 1:15
Time Signature: 3/4
Hymn Status: Partnership (An agreement between the hymn writer and R.J. Stevens Music, LLC.)
1. The hymn writer does not want this hymn and its arrangement altered in any way.
2. The hymn writer does not want this hymn accompanied with instrumental music.
Ephesians 5:19; Colossians 3:16
Verse 1: We walk in fear upon the earth, Redeemed with gold nor silver But with the precious blood of Christ, Thru whom we are believers.
Verse 2: A royal priesthood, chosen race, We are Your holy nation, No longer strangers in Your sight But heirs of Your salvation.
Verse 3: We come to You as living stones, Built up and fit together. Come fill Your holy house, O God; Abide within for ever. The Holy One has called us, Be holy, for I am holy.
Coda: The Holy One has called us, “Be holy. Be holy, for I am holy.”