Bless the Name of the Lord

Jesus died on Calvary, Bless His name, bless His name

Author: Johnson Oatman
Tune: [Jesus died on Calvary] (Cornelius)
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: Johnson Oatman

Johnson Oatman, Jr., son of Johnson and Rachel Ann Oatman, was born near Medford, N. J., April 21, 1856. His father was an excellent singer, and it always delighted the son to sit by his side and hear him sing the songs of the church. Outside of the usual time spent in the public schools, Mr. Oatman received his education at Herbert's Academy, Princetown, N. J., and the New Jersey Collegiate Institute, Bordentown, N. J. At the age of nineteen he joined the M.E. Church, and a few years later he was granted a license to preach the Gospel, and still later he was regularly ordained by Bishop Merrill. However, Mr. Oatman only serves as a local preacher. For many years he was engaged with his father in the mercantile business at Lumberton… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus died on Calvary, Bless His name, bless His name
Title: Bless the Name of the Lord
Author: Johnson Oatman
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Bless the name of the Lord
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Billows of Praise #d115

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Calvary Hymns #153

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Cornelius' Gospel Songs #261

Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 2 #d102

Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 4 #d100

Glory Gleams #d123

Gospel Rays #d131

Home Gospel Songs #d107

Home Gospel Songs No. 2 #d88

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Songs of the Cross #153

Soul Echoes #d123

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