Jesus Lived and Died For You

Jesus lived and died for you

Author: Maltbie D. Babcock
Tune: [Jesus lived and died for you]
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Jesus lived and died for you;
Try to love and serve Him too,
Do the work you have to do
With a purpose strong and true,
Ev’ry day, ev’ry day.

Source: Hymns and Carols #25

Author: Maltbie D. Babcock

Babcock, Maltbie Davenport, D.D., was born at Syracuse, N.Y., Aug. 3, 1858. Graduating from Syracuse University, he was ordained to the Presbyterian Ministry and was pastor of churches in Lockport, N.Y., Baltimore, and N.Y. City. He died at Naples, Italy, May 18th, 1901. He was richly gifted, and his short career was memorable for the extraordinary influence of his personality and his preaching. Extracts from his sermons and poems were published in 1901 as Thoughts for Every Day Living; and his Biography by Dr. C. E. Robinson in 1904. He contributed to the Presbyterian School Hymnal, 1899, the following hymns:— 1. Gaily the bells are ringing. Faster. 2. O blessed Saviour, Lord of love. Unto Me. 3. Shining Sun, shining sun.… Go to person page >

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First Line: Jesus lived and died for you
Title: Jesus Lived and Died For You
Author: Maltbie D. Babcock
Copyright: Public Domain


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Hymns and Carols #25

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