My Lord Will Care for Me

I have assurance sweet, a solace most complete

Author: John M. Henson
Tune: [I have assurance sweet, a solace most complete]
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: John M. Henson

John Melvin Henson, 1887-1972 Born: August 23, 1887 in Cur­ryille, Georg­ia. Died: Ap­ril 22, 1972, At­lan­ta, Georg­ia. John Melvin Henson, who was born on Aug. 23, 1887, at Curryville, GA, and began teaching in singing schools in 1909. With Homer F. Morris, he founded the Morris-Henson Company. During his lifetime, he produced over 200 gospel songs, including "Anywhere Is Home," perhaps his best known, along with "I’ll Live In Glory," and "Happy Am I," that have appeared in some of our books. "Watching You" was copyrighted in 1915. The copyright was later owned by R. E. Winsett and eventually became the property of Ellis J. Crum. Henson died in 1972. --hymnstudiesblog.wordpress.com Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I have assurance sweet, a solace most complete
Title: My Lord Will Care for Me
Author: John M. Henson
Source: "Songs of the Morning"
Language: English
Refrain First Line: He tells me that he'll care for me
Publication Date: 1945
Copyright: Copyright, 1939, in "Songs of the Morning". Owned by J. M. Henson

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Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Church Hymnal #118

New Songs of Praise #152

Quartet Song Book No. 3 #d25

Quartet Song Book No. 5 #d31

Radio Beams #152

Timely Songs for Church, Singing School and Conventions #d28

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