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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Glory, He Saves!

Glory to Jesus, He saves even me

Author: F. A. Blackmer
Tune: [Glory to Jesus, He saves even me]
Published in 7 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Glory to Jesus, He saves even me!
All my guilt nailing to Calvary’s tree;
Paid is the debt and my soul is set free,
Glory to Jesus, He saves!

Chorus:
Glory, He saves! wondrously saves!
Saves a poor sinner like me;
Glory, He saves! wondrously saves!
Glory to Jesus, He saves!

2 Wand’ring He found me afar from the fold,
Perishing there in the darkness and cold;
Half of His goodness can never be told,
Glory to Jesus, He saves! [Chorus]

3 Safely and sweetly He keeps me each day,
Gently, so gently He leads all the way;
Answers of peace sends He down where I pray,
Glory to Jesus, He saves! [Chorus]

4 Blessed companionship, cheering me so,
Sweeter and sweeter each day shall it grow,
Till to be like Him I joyfully go,
Glory to Jesus, He saves! [Refrain]

Source: Singing by the Way (Rev. ed.) #48

Author: F. A. Blackmer

Blackmer, Francis Augustus. (Ware, Massachusetts, February 17, 1855--October 8, 1930, Somerville, Massachusetts). Advent Christian musician. His parents, Augustus and Jane Blackmer, were among those caught up in the excitement of the Millerite Movement. One son, Fred, became an Advent Christian minister. Francis, with a talent recognized at an early age, consecrated his own life to Christian service as a musician. He was immersed in baptism at the Adventist campmeeting in Springfield, Massachusetts, by Elder Miles Grant. His early years were spend in central Massachusetts, his schooling at Wilbraham Academy. He was largely self-taught in harmony and musical composition. He wrote the words and music to his first gospel song, "Out on the f… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Glory to Jesus, He saves even me
Title: Glory, He Saves!
Author: F. A. Blackmer
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Glory, he saves, wondrously saves
Copyright: Public Domain

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Our Praise in Song #227

Praise in Song #d46

Singing by the Way #d6

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Singing by the Way (Rev. ed.) #48

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The Finest of the Wheat No. 2 #92

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Unfading Treasures #9

Winning Songs #d29

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