I'm glad when in the blessed book my Lord and I

I'm glad when in the blessed book my Lord and I

Author: Mattie M. Boteler
Tune: [I'm glad when in the blessed book]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 I’m glad when in the Blessed Book
My Lord I see,
The Friend of all that need His help,
For that means me.

Refrain:
For that means me!
For that means me!
Christ has bidden all to come,
And that means me.

2 I’m glad He calls, as once He called,
By Galilee,
To all who will to follow Him,
For that means me. [Refrain]

3 I’m glad that by the Father’s throne
He makes His plea,
For those who ask for pardon sweet,
For that means me. [Refrain]

4 I’m glad He says that all His own
At last shall be
With Him in glory up above,
For that means me. [Refrain]

Source: Worship and Service #146

Author: Mattie M. Boteler

Mattie was born on August 28, 1860 in Jamestown, Ohio. Mattie developed creative teaching methods such as short poems or sayings, called epigrams, to communicate spiritual truth. She also encouraged students to memorize Bible verses. Mattie increased her sphere of influence when, from 1894 until 1911, she edited two publications, Lookout and Christian Standard. She died on August 38, 1929 in Cincinnati, Ohio. From http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Boteler-325  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I'm glad when in the blessed book my Lord and I
Author: Mattie M. Boteler
Refrain First Line: That means me

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