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Blessed Jesus, blessed Jesus, Thou who gavest

Blessed Jesus, blessed Jesus, Thou who gavest

Author: Edmund Turney
Tune: [Blessed Jesus, blessed Jesus]
Published in 15 hymnals

Author: Edmund Turney

Turney, Edward, D.D., an American Baptist minister, was born at Easton (then Weston), Connecticut, May 6, 1816, and graduated at Madison University, New York. He was successively pastor at Hartford and at Granville, Ohio (1842-47); Professor of Biblical Criticism, Madison University, 1850, and also of Biblical Literature at Fairmount Theological Seminary, Cincinnati (1853-58). Subsequently he taught in Washington, District of Columbia. He died at Washington, Sept. 28, 1872. He published Baptismal Hymn, 1862, and Memorial Poems and Hymns, 1864. Of these hymns the following are in common use:— 1. Blessed Jesus, blessed Jesus. Peace and Rest in Jesus. 2. Come to Jesus, little one (1860). Invitation. 3. I will go in the strength… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Blessed Jesus, blessed Jesus, Thou who gavest
Author: Edmund Turney
Refrain First Line: Rest in thee, rest in thee
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 15 of 15)
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Book of Praise for the Sunday School #50

Gems of Praise (Choice Collection of Sacred Melodies) #d20

Gospel Gems #d17

Gospel Hymn and Tune Book #d35

Gospel Music #d11

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Gospel Music #2

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Our Song Book #153

Royal Diadem #d11

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Select Gems #80

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The Chautauqua Collection #65

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The Shining River #11

The Song Evangel #d18

The Song Evangel #ad18

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Westminster Sabbath School Hymnal, a collection of hymns and tunes for use in sabbath-schools and social meetings #228

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Winnowed Hymns #43

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