I Am Trusting Thee, Lord Jesus

I am trusting thee, Lord Jesus; At thy feet I bow

Author: Frances Ridley Havergal, 1836-1879
Tune: BULLINGER
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: Frances Ridley Havergal, 1836-1879

Havergal, Frances Ridley, daughter of the Rev. W. H. Havergal, was born at Astley, Worcestershire, Dec. 14, 1836. Five years later her father removed to the Rectory of St. Nicholas, Worcester. In August, 1850, she entered Mrs. Teed's school, whose influence over her was most beneficial. In the following year she says, "I committed my soul to the Saviour, and earth and heaven seemed brighter from that moment." A short sojourn in Germany followed, and on her return she was confirmed in Worcester Cathedral, July 17, 1853. In 1860 she left Worcester on her father resigning the Rectory of St. Nicholas, and resided at different periods in Leamington, and at Caswall Bay, Swansea, broken by visits to Switzerland, Scotland, and North Wales. She died… Go to person page >

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First Line: I am trusting thee, Lord Jesus; At thy feet I bow
Title: I Am Trusting Thee, Lord Jesus
Author: Frances Ridley Havergal, 1836-1879
Publication Date: 1982
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1982.

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