Rock of ages hymn
Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me. 1. Rock of Ages, cleft for me, let me hide myself in thee; let the water and the blood, from thy wounded side which flowed, be of sin the double cure; save from wrath and make me pure. 2. Not the labors of my hands can fulfill thy law's commands; could my zeal no respite know. Rock of Ages, cleft for me. It is possible to sing this hymn without one being a born again Christian, and so not really knowing the experiences which this hymn portrays. The Lord Jesus Christ is only the Rock of Ages to those people whose names are written on the palm ofHis hand See more results for: Rock of Ages. Rock of Ages (Christian hymn) Jump to navigation Jump to search. "Rock of Ages" is a popular Christian hymn by the Reverend Augustus Toplady written in and first published in The Gospel Magazine in Traditionally, it is held that Toplady drew his inspiration from an incident in the gorge of Burrington Combe in the Mendip Hills in England.