I have need of thee

Jesus, I have need of thee

Author: Eden Reeder Latta
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Eden Reeder Latta

Eden Reeder Latta, 1839-1915 Born: March 24, 1839, Haw Patch, In­di­a­na. Died: Dec 21, 1915, Gut­ten­berg, Io­wa. Buried: City cem­e­tery, Gut­ten­berg, Io­wa. Boyhood friend of Wil­liam A. Og­den, Lat­ta taught for a time in the pub­lic schools of Coles­burg, Io­wa. He wrote over 1,600 songs and hymns in his life­time. His works in­clude: The Ri­ver of Life (Bos­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts: Ol­iv­er Dit­son Com­pa­ny) Sources: Hall, pp. 173-75 Lyrics-- Away to the Woods Beautiful Robe and Crown Blessèd Be the Fount­ain Bright Glo­ry to Come Can Je­sus See and Hear? Come to Je­sus Green Past­ures He Is Ris­en I’m a Child of the King It Is… Go to person page >

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First Line: Jesus, I have need of thee
Title: I have need of thee
Author: Eden Reeder Latta



Instances (1 - 9 of 9)

Banner of Love #d34

Banner of Love Nos. 1, 2 & 3 #d52

Bells of Bethlehem #d61

Song Land Melodies #d92

Songland Melodies ... a New Song Book for Revivals #d111

Soul Songs #d109

The Christian Hymnist #d277

The Olive Leaf #d33

The Shining Way #d47

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