Jesus Died for All in Sin

Burdened soul, in sin and woe

Author: T. Martin Towne
Tune: [Burdened soul, in sin and woe]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Burdened soul, in sin and woe,
Knowing not where you may go;
Light to find, and rest and peace,
Come to Christ and find release.

Refrain:
Jesus died for all in sin,
Burdened one, oh, come to him;
He has peace and joy to give,
Trust his priceless love and live.

2 Hopeless soul, in darkness sore,
Look to Jesus evermore;
He will be your hope and light,
Ever guide your feet aright. [Refrain]

3 Doubting soul, you have a Friend,
Who will keep you to the end;
Wait no longer, seek his grace,
He will show a smiling face. [Refrain]

4 Will you spurn the Savior’s voice,
Making sin and death your choice?
Will you yet your woe endure,
Cheat your life from all that’s pure? [Refrain]

Source: Pearls of Praise #98

Author: T. Martin Towne

Towne, T. Martin. (Coleraine, Franklin County, Massachusetts, May 31 [sic], 1835-- ). Methodist. Attended Williston's Seminary, East Hampton, Mass. 1855 to Hudson, New York, then Albany. Taught in Ypsilanti, Michigan, then Detroit. Settled in Janesville, Wisconsin. Served in the Civil War. Settled in Chicago; married Belle Kellogg. Keith C. Clark, DNAH Archives  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Burdened soul, in sin and woe
Title: Jesus Died for All in Sin
Author: T. Martin Towne
Refrain First Line: Jesus died for all in sin
Publication Date: 1893
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.
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