I am sinful, and to thee

I am sinful, and to thee

Author: Knowles Shaw
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Knowles Shaw

Knowles Shaw (1834-1878), a name familiar in many western households--was born near New London, in Morgan Township, on the 13th of October, 1834. His mother's maiden name was Huldah Griffin, and by both of his parents he was of Scottish extraction. His early life was spent in Rush County, Indiana, where he first began to play the violin, furnishing the music for many a dance. While the ball was going on he was converted, ceasing to play in the middle of the piece he was performing. Very soon thereafter he entered the ministry of the Christian Church. On the 11th of January, 1855, he married Miss Martha Finley. Most of his time after entering the ministry was spent in the West and South, and on account of his wonderful vocal powers he was ca… Go to person page >

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First Line: I am sinful, and to thee
Author: Knowles Shaw
Refrain First Line: Blood of the Lamb in thy wonderful flow



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Beautiful Songs of Zion, a Collection of New and Old Songs #d59
Christian Work-songs #d70
Gospel Light, or Hymns and Tunes for all Occasions of Christian Work and Worship #d178
Hymns of Calvary, a Choice Collection of Old and New Century Hymns and Songs #d85
The Gospel Invitation #d29
Voice of Praise #d30
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