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I love to sing about Jesus, when all

I love to sing about Jesus, when all

Author: Lanta Wilson Smith
Tune: [I love to sing about Jesus]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 I love to sing about Jesus,
When all are glad and gay;
The heart sings out with a joyful shout
The words that we long to say.

Refrain:
I love to sing about Jesus,
I love to sing about Jesus,
I love to sing about Jesus,
Because He died for me.

2 I love to sing about Jesus,
When sorrow clouds the day;
I know some song of His tender love
Will scatter the clouds away. [Refrain]

3 I love to sing about Jesus,
It keeps my heart from sin;
For when it’s full of my Savior’s praise,
No evil can dwell therein. [Refrain]

4 I love to sing about Jesus,
‘Tis all that I can do;
And if I faithfully sing His praise,
Some others may love Him too. [Refrain]

Source: Triumphant Songs No.4 #5

Author: Lanta Wilson Smith

Lanta Wilson Smith was born July 19, 1856 at Castine, Maine, and died October 19, 1939 at Taunton, Massachusetts. She was the daughter of a Methodist minister, William J. Wilson, and his wife Sedelia Follett. Her father belonged to the Maine, and later the East Maine Conferences from 1846 until 1866, when he with his family traveled in a covered wagon to the west, where he served as minister in Nebraska and Dakota. Later he returned to New England and founded out his sixty-four years in the ministry at an appointment in Hingham, Massachusetts. From her early childhood Lanta sang and played the organ in church and Sunday school wherever her father was located. When seventeen she attended Bucksport Seminary, Maine, where she received som… Go to person page >

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First Line: I love to sing about Jesus, when all
Author: Lanta Wilson Smith

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