Jesus knows

Come, what may of joy or sorrow

Author: Laura E. Newell
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Laura E. Newell

Born: Feb­ru­a­ry 5, 1854, New Marl­bo­rough, Con­nec­ti­cut. Died: Oc­to­ber 13, 1916, Man­hat­tan, Kan­sas. Daughter of Mr. and Edward A. Pixley, but orphaned as an infant, Laura was adopted by her aunt, then Mrs. Hiram Mabie, who at the time lived in New York. In 1858, the Mabie family moved to a farm south of where Wamego, Kansas, now stands. Two years after the move, Mr. Mabie died, and his wife resumed teaching. In 1860, Mrs. Mabie accepted a position in Topeka, Kansas, where she taught many years. Under her tutelage, Laura received her education. As early as age 12, Laura was writing rhymes, and two years later her poems began to appear in local newspapers. She had no thought of a literary career; she simply wrote… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Come, what may of joy or sorrow
Title: Jesus knows
Author: Laura E. Newell
Refrain First Line: Jesus knows, Jesus knows

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Instances

Instances (1 - 7 of 7)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymns of Grace: a Choice Collection of Hymns Honoring and Promoting the Reigning Grace of God #d60
Our Favorite Hymnal #d43
Pilgrim's Hymnal, a Book of Choice Songs for the Home and All the Services of the Churches #d26
Primitive Baptist Hymn and Tune book #d81
Primitive Baptist Hymn and Tune Book. Rev. #d34
Primitive Baptist Hymnal #d54
The Sacred Hymnal: for the Church, Prayer Meetings, Young People's Meetings, Sunday Schools, Revivals, and religious meetings of all kinds #197Page Scan
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