I Do Believe

Representative Text

1 I do believe with all my soul
That Jesus' blood now makes me whole!
I plunge beneath the crimson tide,
Which flow'd from out His wounded side!

Chorus:
I do believe! I do believe!
The cleansing blood I now receive;
With joy my ransom'd soul doth sing
Hosannas to my God and King.

2 I do believe with all my heart
That Jesus doth new life impart!
For now I live as ne'er before,
In Christ who liveth evermore [Chorus]

3 I do believe that Christ my King
Will come again me home to bring!
To dwell in mansions bright and fair,
And with Him in His glory share. [Chorus]

4 I do believe in heav'n above
There will be naught but purest love;
And there my ransom'd soul shall sing,
Hosanna to my God and King! [Chorus]

Source: Crowning Glory No. 1: a choice collection of gospel hymns #78

Author: Peter P. Bilhorn

Pseudonyms: Irene Durfee; P. H. Rob­lin (a an­a­gram of his name). Bilhorn was born on Ju­ly 22, 1865 in Men­do­ta, Il­l­inois. His fam­i­ly name was orig­in­al­ly Pul­horn; it was changed by a judge in Ot­ta­wa, Il­linois, named Abra­ham Lin­coln. Peter and his bro­ther formed the Eu­re­ka Wa­gon and Carriage Works in Chi­ca­go, Il­linois. Lat­er, Pe­ter be­came in­volved in Gos­pel mu­sic and wrote some 2,000 Go­spel songs in his life­time. He al­so invent­ed a folding pump or­gan used at re­viv­als in the late 19th Cen­tu­ry, and found­ed the Bil­horn Fold­ing Or­gan Com­pa­ny in Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois. His evangelistic work took him into all the states of the Union, Great Britain, a… Go to person page >

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First Line: I do believe with all my soul
Title: I Do Believe
Author: Peter P. Bilhorn
Refrain First Line: I do believe! I do believe

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Bilhorn's Male Chorus No. l. (Pocket ed. Columbian issue) #84

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Crowning Glory No. 1: a choice collection of gospel hymns #78

The Crowning Glory Nos. 1 and 2 #d132

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