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He Loves Me So

His love so changeless, deep and strong

Author: John T. Benson
Tune: [His love so changeless, deep and strong]
Published in 2 hymnals

Representative Text

1 His love so changeless, deep and strong,
Poured out so freely and so long,
Has won at last my stubborn heart,
And I am His– no more to part.

Refrain:
He loves me so, O this I know,
Yes, well I know He loves me so!
I'll live for Him while here below,
Because my Saviour loves me so.

2 I hear His call, the call of love;
He woos my heart to joys above;
Yes, Lord, I'll follow day by day,
Within this sweet tho' narrow way. [Refrain]

3 If e'er I wander from Thy side,
O draw me back whate'er betide;
Thy loving yoke I gladly own,
In heart and will am Thine alone. [Refrain]

4 My weakness on Thy strength relies,
To press the fight and win the prize;
O gird me with Thy love and might,
Till ev'ry foe is put to flight. [Refrain]

Source: His Fullness Songs #163

Author: John T. Benson

Mr. John T. Benson, Sr. was born on February 19, 1861 in the Edgefield community in east Nashville and was brought up in the Tulip Street Methodist Church where his father was a charter member. John T. and his wife were involved in the founding of an independent holiness church that later became the Church of the Nazarene. Mr. Benson served as minister of music, first in the mission and then in the Church. The Bensons wrote some gospel songs, but their greatest contribution was in the publishing and distribution of song books and hymnals. He founded the John T Benson Publishing Company in Nashville. John Sr. died on June 24, 1930 in Nashville. NN, Hymnary. Source: http://www.gmahalloffame.org/speaker-lineup/john-t-benson-sr/ Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: His love so changeless, deep and strong
Title: He Loves Me So
Author: John T. Benson
Language: English
Refrain First Line: He loves me so, O this I know
Copyright: Public Domain

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His Fullness Songs #163

Living Water Songs No. 2 #d33

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