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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Jesus, My Friend

Jesus is a precious Friend, On the cross He died for me

Author: Frank M. Davis
Tune: [Jesus is a precious friend]
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Frank M. Davis

Frank Marion Davis USA 1839-1896. Born at Marcellus, NY, he became a teacher and professor of voice, a choirmaster and a good singer. He traveled extensively, living in Marcellus, NY, Vicksburg, MS, Baltimore, MD, Cincinnati, OH, Burr Oak and Findley, MI. He compiled and published several song books: “New Pearls of Song” (1877), “Notes of Praise” (1890), “Crown of gold” (1892), “Always welcome” (1881), “Songs of love and praise #5” (1898), “Notes of praise”, and “Brightest glory”. He never married. John Perry Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus is a precious Friend, On the cross He died for me
Title: Jesus, My Friend
Author: Frank M. Davis
Refrain First Line: O how I love Jesus
Publication Date: 1890
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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Notes of Praise #67

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