Because he loved me so

I love to tell the story which angel voices tell

Author: Emily Huntington Miller
Tune: [I love to tell the story] (Root)
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Emily Huntington Miller

Miller, Emily, née Huntingdon, daughter of the Rev. Thomas Huntington, D.D., was born at Brooklyn, Connecticut, Oct. 22, 1833: and was subsequently married to Professor Miller. Mrs. Miller is joint editor of The Little Corporal, published at Chicago, in which several of her poetical pieces appeared. Of her hymns the most widely known are:— 1. Enter Thy temple, glorious King. Opening of a Place of Worship. This was written for the opening of the Methodist Episcopal Church, at Akron, Ohio, 1861; and is in several collections, including the Methodist Episcopal Hymnal, 1878. 2. I love to hear the story. Early Piety. Written for and published in The Little Corporal, 1867. This is in extensive use in Great Britain and America. It wa… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I love to tell the story which angel voices tell
Title: Because he loved me so
Author: Emily Huntington Miller



Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Faith and Hope Hymns #d36

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