Jesus Alone

Author: Norman J. Clayton

Norman Clayton was born on January 22, 1903 in Brooklyn, New York, the ninth of ten children. He was converted at the age of six in the South Brooklyn Gospel Church, where his mother had been a foundation member … and was church organist by the age of 12. He kept up the role of church organist for the rest of his life. Clayton’s profession was in the building industry, but he also created his own publishing house, Gospel Songs, which was later absorbed into the Rodeheaver Company. In 1942 he was working with Jack Wyrtzen’s Word of Life organization, providing music for both the radio broadcasts and crusade meetings. That same year Clayton wrote his most popular gospel song, words and music, "Now I Belong to Jesus." Anot… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus alone could bring salvation
Title: Jesus Alone
Author: Norman J. Clayton
Refrain First Line: I'm filled with joy because I know

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
Audio

Favorites Number 2 #9

Norman Clayton's Favorites No. 1 #d42

Radio Songs No. 5 #11

Sing, Sing, Sing #d38

Songs You Love No. 3 #d15

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support Hymnary.org.