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I will love Jesus and serve him

I will love Jesus and serve him

Author: Sophia T. Griswold
Tune: [I will love Jesus and serve Him, for see]
Published in 7 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1. I will love Jesus and serve Him, for see
How the dear Savior has watched over me!
How He has guarded and guided my way!
How He has kept me, by night and by day.

Refrain
Him will I love, and His will I be,
All because He has first loved me;
Him will I love, and His will I be,
All because He loves me.

2. I will love Jesus and learn of His will,
Trusting Him ever, through good and through ill;
Seeking His blessing, where’er I may be,
Knowing He cares for the sparrows and me. [Refrain]

3. I will love Jesus, and, sure of His love,
I shall be safe as the blessèd above.
Oh! When He calls me to glory on high,
How we will praise Him, the angels and I! [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #3187

Author: Sophia T. Griswold

Griswold, Sophia Taylor Also called "Paulina," Mrs. W. R. Griswold, Sophia T. Griswold, and Mrs. E. W. Griswold. Died: May 22, 1903, Chicago, Illinois. Buried: Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois. Pseudonym: Paulina. SOPHIA TAYLOR GRISWOLD (1828–1903) lived in Chicago. For many years she was a friend of Philip P. Bliss. She wrote words to songs composed by Philip P. Bliss and George Root. She married Dr. William R. Griswold, a native of Forestville, N.Y. --http://www.curiosmith.com/index Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I will love Jesus and serve him
Author: Sophia T. Griswold
Refrain First Line: Him will I love, and his will I be

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #3187
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