A miracle of saving grace

A miracle of saving grace

Author: Mrs. C. H. Morris
Tune: [A miracle of saving grace]
Published in 8 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Author: Mrs. C. H. Morris

Lelia (Mrs. C.H.) Morris (1862-1929) was born in Pennsville, Morgan County, Ohio. When her family moved to Malta on the Muskingum River she and her sister and mother had a millinery shop in McConnelsville. She and her husband Charles H. Morris were active in the Methodist Episcopal Church and at the camp meetings in Sebring and Mt. Vernon. She wrote hymns as she did her housework. Although she became blind at age 52 she continued to write hymns on a 28-foot long blackboard that her family had built for her. She is said to have written 1000 texts and many tunes including "Sweeter as the years go by." Mary Louise VanDyke Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: A miracle of saving grace
Author: Mrs. C. H. Morris
Refrain First Line: They're all blotted out

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)
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Joyful Praise: for Sunday Schools, young people's societies, devotional and revival meetings #53

Melodies of Salvation #d4

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New Songs of the Old Faith: Number Two #39

Songs of the Century #d2

Soul-Stirring Songs #d2

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The Joy Bells of Canaan or Burning Bush Songs No. 2 #60

The New Gift #d1

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