He's Our Friend

Author: Johnson Oatman

Johnson Oatman, Jr., son of Johnson and Rachel Ann Oatman, was born near Medford, N. J., April 21, 1856. His father was an excellent singer, and it always delighted the son to sit by his side and hear him sing the songs of the church. Outside of the usual time spent in the public schools, Mr. Oatman received his education at Herbert's Academy, Princetown, N. J., and the New Jersey Collegiate Institute, Bordentown, N. J. At the age of nineteen he joined the M.E. Church, and a few years later he was granted a license to preach the Gospel, and still later he was regularly ordained by Bishop Merrill. However, Mr. Oatman only serves as a local preacher. For many years he was engaged with his father in the mercantile business at Lumberton… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I have a song that is full of cheer
Title: He's Our Friend
Author: Johnson Oatman
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Ring out a glad jubilation
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

Best Revival Songs #d41

Billows of Praise #d78

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Redemption Hymns #d67

Soul Echoes #d82

Soul Melodies #d68

Tested Songs #d72

Triumphant Joy #d82

Page Scan

World Wide Revival Songs No. 2 #187

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