Dem Heiland treu

Ich vertraue meinem Heiland, denn ich weiß, er liebet mich sehr

Author: Henry J. Zelley
Tune: [I am trusting Christ my Savior and I know He's trusting me]
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Henry J. Zelley

Henry Jeffreys Zelley was born at Mt. Holly, NJ, on Mar. 15, 1859. Educated in the Mt. Holly public schools, at Pennington Seminary, and at Taylor University, where he earned his M. A., Ph. D., and D. D. degrees, he became a Methodist minister in 1882 and first served in the New Jersey Conference as a statistical secretary, treasurer, and trustee, becoming a promoter of the campmeeting movement. Noted for his evangelistic fervor, Zelley produced over 1500 poems, hymns, and gospel songs. One of his songs, "He Brought Me Out" with music by Henry L. Gilmour, appears in several denominational hymnals. Cyberhymnal also lists "When Israel Out of Bondage Came" or "He Rolled the Sea Away" with music by Gilmour too. Another of Zelley’s so… Go to person page >

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First Line: Ich vertraue meinem Heiland, denn ich weiß, er liebet mich sehr
Title: Dem Heiland treu
English Title: I'll be True to My Savior (I am trusting Christ my Savior)
Author: Henry J. Zelley
Language: German
Refrain First Line: Ich vertrau' meinem Heiland
Copyright: Public Domain


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