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Jesus' little lamb

I am Jesus' little Lamb, Happy all day long I am

Author: William A. Ogden
Tune: [I am Jesus' little lamb] (Ogden)
Published in 30 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 I am Jesus little lamb,
Happy all day long I am;
He will keep me safe from harm,
For I’m his lamb.

Refrain:
I am Jesus little lamb,
Happy all day long I am;
He will keep me safe I know,
For I’m his lamb.

2 By his staff I’m led along,
Guarded by his arm so strong,
I’m so happy all day long,
For I’m his lamb. [Refrain]

3 Then I never will repine,
While around his glories shine;
I am his and he is mine,
Oh, I’m his lamb. [Refrain]

Source: Triumphant Songs No.2 #121

Author: William A. Ogden

William A. Ogden, 1841-1897 Born: Oc­to­ber 10, 1841, Frank­lin Coun­ty, Ohio. Died: Oc­to­ber 14, 1897, To­le­do, Ohio. When Ogden was six years old, his fam­i­ly moved to In­di­a­na. He began stu­dy­ing mu­sic in lo­cal sing­ing schools at age 8, and could read church mu­sic fair­ly well by age 10. A lit­tle la­ter, he could write a mel­o­dy by hear­ing it sung or played. When he was 18, he be­came a chor­ist­er in his home church. At the out­break of the Amer­i­can ci­vil war, Og­den en­list­ed in the 30th In­di­a­na Vol­un­teer In­fant­ry. Duri­ng the war he or­gan­ized a male choir, which be­came well known throug­hout the Ar­my of the Cum­ber­land. After the war, Og­den r… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I am Jesus' little Lamb, Happy all day long I am
Title: Jesus' little lamb
Author: William A. Ogden
Refrain First Line: Jesus loves me, this I know

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 30 of 30)
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A Companion to the Canadian Sunday School Harp #229b

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Calvary's Praises #203

Children's Hymns and Songs #d31

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Crown of Life #127

Golden Censer #d31

Gospel Pearls #d25

Hymns of The Voice of Praise #d97

Junior Hymns #d41

New Silver Song #d47

Notes of Joy, for the Sabbath School #d48

Popular Hymns No. 3 #d58

Precious Songs #d23

Sacred Songs for Church and Home #d183

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Song Garland; or, Singing for Jesus #64b

Songs for the Wee Ones #d26

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Songs for Young People #148

Songs of Praise #d38

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Songs of the Bible for the Sunday School #99

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Special Songs and Services for Primary and Intermediate Classes #66

The Book of Worship #d202

The Canadian Sunday School Harp #d61

The Hymnal of the Reformed Church in the United States #d270

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The New Golden Censer #43

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The Primary and Junior Hymnal #87

The Selah Song Book. Word ed. #d134

The Silver Song #d46

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The Standard Sunday School Hymnal #313

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Triumphant Songs No.2 #121

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