I'm happy in serving Jesus

I had wandered afar from the truth and the right

Author: Miriam E. Oatman
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Miriam E. Oatman

Miriam Oatman was the daughter of Joseph Oatman, Jr. and married Frederick F. Blachly. She was a political scientist and served on the Brookings Institution from 1925 to 1933 and taught political science and economics at the American University Graduate School in the 1930’s, and 1940’s. She also wrote over three hundred hymns and composed the music to several of her father's hymns. "How the Fire Fell" is perhaps the most widely known. Go to person page >

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First Line: I had wandered afar from the truth and the right
Title: I'm happy in serving Jesus
Author: Miriam E. Oatman
Refrain First Line: I was lost in the night
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