I Have Seen The Face Of Jesus

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I have seen the face of Jesus,
Tell me not of aught beside;
I have heard the voice of Jesus,
All my soul is satisfied;
For He shed His blood on Calv’ry,
And He saves me by His grace,—
And I find my all in Jesus,
My eternal resting place.

Source: Singspiration Two #19

Author: Frances Bevan

Bevan, Emma Frances, née Shuttleworth, daughter of the Rev. Philip Nicholas Shuttleworth, Warden of New Coll., Oxford, afterwards Bishop of Chichester, was born at Oxford, Sept. 25, 1827, and was married to Mr. R. C. L. Bevan, of the Lombard Street banking firm, in 1856. Mrs. Bevan published in 1858 a series of translations from the German as Songs of Eternal Life (Lond., Hamilton, Adams, & Co.), in a volume which, from its unusual size and comparative costliness, has received less attention than it deserves, for the trs. are decidedly above the average in merit. A number have come into common use, but almost always without her name, the best known being those noted under “O Gott, O Geist, O Licht dea Lebens," and "Jedes Herz will etwas… Go to person page >

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First Line: I have seen the face of Jesus
Title: I Have Seen The Face Of Jesus
Author: Frances Bevan
Language: English
Notes: Written for the Philpott-McKee Campaign
Copyright: Public Domain



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