What He Has Done for Others

A full and free salvation the King provides for all

Author: Thoro Harris
Tune: [A full and free salvation the King provides for all]
Published in 11 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 A full and free salvation the King provides for all,—
‘Tis not by works our hands can do;
If you this very moment on His dear name will call,
What He has done for others He will do for you.

Chorus:
For you, yes, for you! His promise is true;
Now let the Savior enter and your heart renew;
O glory, hallelujah! God’s word abideth true;
What He has done for others, He will do for you.

2 The angles hover o’er you, the patient Savior waits
Beside you in your narrow pew;
He loses all the blessing who falters and debates,
What Christ has done for others let Him do for you. [Chorus]

3 No matter how discouraged, if you will look above,
And onward still the path pursue,
In Jesus’ arms encircled, confiding in His love,
What He has done for others He will do for you. [Chorus]

4 O trust Him, fully trust Him! commit to Him your life;
He’ll keep you all the journey thru;
In ev’ry hour of conflict, in all the bitter strife,
What He has done for others He will do for you. [Chorus]

5 On yonder hills of glory, upon a deathless shore,
A crown awaits your wond’ring view;
You’ll enter that fair city to sorrow nevermore,
And find a fadeless mansion there reserved for you. [Chorus]


Source: Melodies of Praise #206

Author: Thoro Harris

Born: March 31, 1874, Washington, DC. Died: March 27, 1955, Eureka Springs, Arkansas. Buried: International Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery, Eureka Springs, Arkansas. After attending college in Battle Creek, Michigan, Harris produced his first hymnal in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1902. He then moved to Chicago, Illinois at the invitation of Peter Bilhorn, and in 1932, to Eureka Springs, Arkansas. He composed and compiled a number of works, and was well known locally as he walked around with a canvas bag full of handbooks for sale. His works include: Light and Life Songs, with William Olmstead & William Kirkpatrick (Chicago, Illinois: S. K. J. Chesbro, 1904) Little Branches, with George J. Meyer & Howard E. Smith (Chicago, Illi… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: A full and free salvation the King provides for all
Title: What He Has Done for Others
Author: Thoro Harris
Refrain First Line: For you, yes, for you
Publication Date: 1914
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Carols of Truth #d2

Foursquare Favorites #d2

Gospel Quintet Songs #d2

Heart and Life Songs #d1

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Light and Life Songs No. 3 #56

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Melodies of Praise #206

Notes of Gold #d1

Revival Praise. Erickson Campaign Special #d1

Songs of Power. Rev. #d1

Songs of Trust and Triumph No. 1 #d2

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