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My Savior's voice

Representative Text

1 I love to hear my Savior's voice--
The voice that stilled the sea,
Spoke peace unto my troubled heart,
And comfort gave to me.

Chorus:
I love to hear my Savior's voice.
No other shall I know;
It is the voice of One who died,
Because He loved me so.

2 I love to hear my Savior's voice--
The voice that healed the blind,
Brought light unto my sightless eyes,
And healing to my mind. [Chorus]

3 I love to hear my Savior's voice--
The voice that plead for me,
Beneath the shadow of the Cross,
In dark Gethsemane. [Chorus]

4 I love to hear my Savior's voice--
The voice death could not still
Shall raise, triumphant from the grave,
All those who do His will. [Chorus]

Source: Victory Songs: For the Church, Sunday School and Evangelistic Services. #100

Author: A. H. Ackley

Alfred Henry Ackley was born 21 January 1887 in Spring Hill, Pennsylvania. He was the youngest son of Stanley Frank Ackley and the younger brother of B. D. Ackley. His father taught him music and he also studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He graduated from Westminster Theological Seminary in Maryland and was ordained as a Presbyterian minister in 1914. He served churches in Pennsylvania and California. He also worked with the Billy Sunday and Homer Rodeheaver evangelist team and for Homer Rodeheaver's publishing company. He wrote around 1500 hymns. He died 3 July 1960 in Los Angeles. Dianne Shapiro (from ackleygenealogy.com by Ed Ackley and Allen C. Ackley) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I love to hear my Savior's voice
Title: My Savior's voice
Author: A. H. Ackley

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Joyful Praise #d37

Songs of Redemption #d76

The Ordinary of the Mass and a Complete Manual of Hymns for Parochial Schools #d161

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Victory Songs #100

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