I'm Not Ashamed

I'm not ashamed to own that Jesus came and died on Calvary

Author: E. M. Bartlett
Tune: [I'm not ashamed to own that Jesus came and died on Calvary]
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: E. M. Bartlett

E. M. Bartlett was born December 24, 1883 in Waynesville, Missouri. His family later moved to Sebastian County, Arkansas. Bartlett received training as a music teacher and was a leader in developing Southern gospel music. He was employed by Central Music Company, a publisher of shape note singing books based in Hartford, which was owned by David Moore and Will H. Ramsey. Bartlett persuaded Moore and John A. McClung to partner with him to form Hartford Music Company. In 1921, Bartlett established the Hartford Music Institute, a shape note school. He provided opportunities for many songwriters and musicians in gospel music, including Albert E. Brumley. In 1939 he suffered a stroke and afterwards wrote "Victory in Jesus." Dianne Shapiro, fr… Go to person page >

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First Line: I'm not ashamed to own that Jesus came and died on Calvary
Title: I'm Not Ashamed
Author: E. M. Bartlett
Refrain First Line: I'm not ashamed to speak for Jesus

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Charming Melodies #d58

Sacred Selections for the Church: a collection of sacred selections featuring choice favorites old and new (57th ed) #520

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