(Weekend May 12/13) Story Behind the Song -- "My Song is Love Unknown"

Samuel Crossman lived from 1624 until 1683. He ministered in the church of England and wrote hymns. One of his hymns, "My Song is Love Unknown," was written in 1664. The lyrics take us back to the sacrifice of Christ on the cross.

The song reminds us that Jesus died for us even though we are undeserving. It tells of His rejection and His sacrificial death. It walks through the jeers of the angry crowds as they yell, "Crucify!". It u