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The Song of my Soul

All praise to his name, all honor and fame

Author: Eden Reeder Latta
Tune: [All praise to His name]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 All praise to His name—
All honor and fame,
Who suffered that I might be whole;
All worthy is He,
Exalted to be,
And this is the song of my soul.

Refrain:
The song of my soul,
The song of my soul,
All worthy is He
Exalted to be,
And this is the song of my soul.

2 He sought me afar,
On perilous bar,
Where wildly the billows did roll
He saved me from woe,
To Him all I owe,
And this is the song of my soul. [Refrain]

3 I’m journeying here,
From year unto year,
And heaven above is my goal;
My Lord intercedes,
Upholds me and leads,
And this is the song of my soul. [Refrain]

Source: Gospel Herald in Song #109

Author: Eden Reeder Latta

Eden Reeder Latta, 1839-1915 Born: March 24, 1839, Haw Patch, In­di­a­na. Died: Dec 21, 1915, Gut­ten­berg, Io­wa. Buried: City cem­e­tery, Gut­ten­berg, Io­wa. Boyhood friend of Wil­liam A. Og­den, Lat­ta taught for a time in the pub­lic schools of Coles­burg, Io­wa. He wrote over 1,600 songs and hymns in his life­time. His works in­clude: The Ri­ver of Life (Bos­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts: Ol­iv­er Dit­son Com­pa­ny) Sources: Hall, pp. 173-75 Lyrics-- Away to the Woods Beautiful Robe and Crown Blessèd Be the Fount­ain Bright Glo­ry to Come Can Je­sus See and Hear? Come to Je­sus Green Past­ures He Is Ris­en I’m a Child of the King It Is… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: All praise to his name, all honor and fame
Title: The Song of my Soul
Author: Eden Reeder Latta
Refrain First Line: The song of my soul

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Gospel Herald in Song #109

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Sunshine No. 2 #16

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