I am the vine, and ye are the branches

I am the vine, and ye are the branches

Author: Knowles Shaw
Tune: [I am the vine, and ye are the branches]
Published in 28 hymnals

Representative Text

1 I am the vine, and ye are the branches,
Bear precious fruit for Jesus to-day;
The branch that in me no fruit ever beareth,
Jesus hath said, "He taketh away."

Refrain:
"I am the vine, and ye are the branches,
I am the vine, be faithful and true;
Ask what ye will, your prayer shall be granted;
The Father loved me, so I have loved thee."

2 Now ye are clean, thro' words I have spoken,
Abiding in me, much fruit ye shall bear;
"Dwelling in thee, my promise unbroken,
Glory in heaven with me ye shall share." [Refrain]

3 Yes, by your fruits the world is to know you,
Walking in love as children of day;
Follow your Guide, he passed on before you,
Leading to realms of glorious day. [Refrain]

Source: The Christian Sunday School Hymnal: a compilation of choice hymns and tunes for Sunday schools #136

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 the vine, and ye are the branches
Author: Knowles Shaw

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Instances (1 - 28 of 28)

Christian Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs Suitable for Use in Public Worship #d177

Christian Hymns #d103

Christian Hymns III #d125

Complete Christian Hymnal #d65

Everlasting Praises No. 2 #d46

Gospel Songs No. 2 #d48

Great Songs of the Church #d109

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Great Songs of the Church #98

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Hosannas to the King #103

Lasting Hymns No. 2 #d81

New and Old Gospel Songs and Hymns #d55

Our Leader #d42

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Pentecostal Hymns No. 3: A winnowed collection for evangelical services, young people's societies and Sunday Schools #100

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Pentecostal Hymns Nos. 3 and 4 Combined #100

Popular Hymns #d85

Popular Hymns No. 3 #d62

Popular Hymns Revised #d95

Popular Hymns: revised for the Work and Worship of the Church Sunday School. #d90

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Sacred Selections for the Church: a collection of sacred selections featuring choice favorites old and new (57th ed) #161

The Christian Hymnary. Bks. 1-4 #170

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The Christian Sunday School Hymnal: a compilation of choice hymns and tunes for Sunday schools #136

The Hymnal, a Collection of Gospel Songs and Hymns #d93

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The Joy Bells of Canaan or Burning Bush Songs No. 2 #15

The New Alphabetical Hymnal: Great Songs of the Church No. 2. 35th ed. #d136

The New Wonderful Songs for Work and Worship #d72

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The Revival No. 2: suitable for all kinds of religious meetings #195

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