Go home and tell to those you love

Go home and tell to those you love

Author: Ada R. Habershon
Tune: [Go home and tell to those you love]
Published in 8 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Go home and tell to those you love
How Christ hath set you free;
The wondrous change which grace hath wrought,
Let all your neighbors see.

Refrain:
Go home and tell, go home and tell
What God hath done for you;
Go home and tell, go home and tell,
That they may want Him too.

2 Go home and tell them how you met
With One who understood,
Who knew your need and saw your sin,
And shed for you His blood. [Refrain]

3 Go forth and tell to those around
That He can meet their need,
That ‘twas for them He came to earth,
On Calvary to bleed. [Refrain]

4 Go forth and tell to those afar
That they too may be blessed,
Till in the utmost bounds of earth,
Your Lord you have confessed. [Refrain]

Source: Alexander's Gospel Songs #81

Author: Ada R. Habershon

Ada Ruth Habershon (1861-1918) was a Christian hymnist, probably best known for her 1907 hymn "Will the Circle Be Unbroken?" Ada R. Habershon was born in Marylebone, England on Jan­u­a­ry 8, 1861. Her father, Dr. Samuel Osborne Ha­ber­shon, was a noted physician; her mother was Grace Habershon. She was raised in Chelsea, London, in a Christian home. In her twenties, she was a member of the circle surrounding Charles Spurgeon. She met Dwight L. Moody and Ira D. Sankey in 1884 during their preaching tour of England. At their urging, she visited the United States, delivering a series of lectures on the Old Testament that were later published. Habershon's first foray into hymn writing came in 1899, when she wrote several hymns in the… Go to person page >

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First Line: Go home and tell to those you love
Author: Ada R. Habershon

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Alexander's Gospel Songs #81

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Alexander's Gospel Songs No. 8: Gospel song service #30

Alexander's Hymns No. 2: Songs of Evangelism (Canadian Ed.) #25

Ausgewahlte Lieder des Evangeliums (Selected Gospel Songs) #d22

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Life Songs: a collection of sacred songs for Sunday schools, young people's meetings and evangelistic services #30

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Revival Hymns: a Collection of New and Standard Hymns for Gospel and social meetings, Sunday schools and Young People's Societies #50

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