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He Was Wounded for Our Transgressions

He was wounded for our transgressions (Chisholm)

Author: Thomas O. Chisholm (1941)
Tune: OAK PARK (Dunlop)
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: Thomas O. Chisholm

Thomas O. Chisholm was born in Franklin, Kentucky in 1866. His boyhood was spent ona farm and in teaching district schools. He spent fiver years as editor of the local paper at Franklin. He was converted to Christianity at the age of 26 and soon after was business manager and office editor of the "Pentecostal Hearld" or Louisville, Ky. In 1903 he entered the ministry of the M. E. Church South. His aim in writing was to incorporate as much as Scripture as possible and to avoid flippant or sentimental themes. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916)… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: He was wounded for our transgressions (Chisholm)
Title: He Was Wounded for Our Transgressions
Author: Thomas O. Chisholm (1941)
Meter: Irregular
Language: English
Copyright: Text and tune © 1941. Singspiration Music/ASCAP. Used by permission of The Benson Co. Inc.



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #77
Praise y Adoración: a bilingual hymnal : un himnario bilingüe #263a
Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #212
Sing Joyfully #251
Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #244
Include 7 pre-1979 instances