Jesus brought me back

Far from Christ I wandered

Author: Charles J. Butler
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Charles J. Butler

Charles J Butler USA 1860- Butler, a Methodist, speaks of a voyage he took from his home, Camden, NJ, as a bachelor, to Britain around 1894, stating he roamed around the British Isles for 14 months through Scotland, Ireland, Britain, and Paris, dealing with ship stewards, street urchins, and visiting famous sights. He wrote about his trip in 1901. He later resided in Philadephia and was a salesman and musician. He wrote “Heart Melodies #3” with Charles Bentley (1897). He is possibly the listed secretary of the YMCA in Philadelphia in 1920. John Perry  Go to person page >

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First Line: Far from Christ I wandered
Title: Jesus brought me back
Author: Charles J. Butler
Refrain First Line: I'm so glad Christ found me
Copyright: Public Domain

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Heart Cheering Songs #55

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Praise Hymns and Full Salvation Songs #103

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