Jesus was born to die

With joy the chorus we’ll repeat ‘Glory to God on high! Good-will and peace are now complete — Jesus was born to die.’ —A. Campbell’s hymnal, Psalm 5 https://archive.org/details/psalmnsspiri43camp/page/n20/mode/1up I’ve used similar phrasing as the last line in the above stanza. What a wonderful truth it is, even though it sounds shocking.