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Jesus left his home on high

Jesus left his home on high

Author: D. M. Shanks
Tune: [Jesus left His home on high]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Jesus left His home on high,
Down to earth He came to die
On Calvary for you and me;
Thor’ the blood He shed so free,
I am saved eternally,
I will never doubt it for its real.

Refrain:
I will never doubt that Jesus laid His hand on me,
From the pow’r of sin and darkness set me free,
And the Comforter abides;
In my heart He now resides,
I will never doubt it for its real.
For my sins He bled and died
On the cross was crucified,
O love divine! O Savior mine!
From the mire He lifted me,
Sav’d my soul and set me free.
I will never doubt it for its real.

2 In an “Upper room” one day,
I, in faith began to pray,
I tarried there, God answered pray’r
And the fire from heaven fell
Praise the Lord! I know it well,
And I never doubt it for its real. [Refrain]

3 It was love divine alone,
Thro’ a merit not my own,
That lifted me, that set me free,
All to Him I now resign,
I am His, and He is mine,
Hallelujah! for I know its real. [Refrain]

Source: Soul Inspiring Songs #139

Author: D. M. Shanks

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Text Information

First Line: Jesus left his home on high
Author: D. M. Shanks
Refrain First Line: I will never doubt that Jesus laid his hand
Publication Date: 1929
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1929.

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Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 3 #27

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Soul Inspiring Songs #139

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