Glory, O Glory!

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1 I found in Christ a Savior,
To save me ev'ry day,
He fills me with His presence,
He leads me all the way.

O glory, O glory!
To Him my voice I'll raise;
O glory, O glory!
His name I'll ever praise.

2 He gives me sweetest comforts,
He ev'ry sorrow shares,
And while below I tarry,
My mansion He prepares. [Chorus]

3 He leads me forth to battle,
He is my shield and sword,
And to my trusting spirit,
Exceeding great reward. [Chorus]

4 He is my mighty Leader,
He is the great "I Am,"
I shall, in ev'ry conflict,
Be victor through the Lamb. [Chorus]

Source: Crowning glory no. 2: a collection of gospel hymns #14

Author: Ada Blenkhorn

Ada Jane Blenkhorn Canada 1858-1927 Born in Cobourg, Ontario, the 10th of 11 children, she emigrated with her family to the U.S. In 1884 and settled in Cleveland, OH.. She was raised a Methodist, and began writing hymn lyrics at age 34. A prolific writer of hymn lyrics, she was about to give it up when a friend encouraged her to continue, telling her some soul might be saved by a hymn she would write. She worked for many years as secretary to her brother, Henry's, real estate company. After his death in 1923, she became president of the company. She never married. John Perry  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I found in Christ a Savior
Title: Glory, O Glory!
Author: Ada Blenkhorn
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O glory, O glory!
Publication Date: 1890
Copyright: Public Domain



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Crowning glory no. 2 #14

The Crowning Glory Nos. 1 and 2 #d137

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