Havergal, Frances Ridley, daughter of the Rev. W. H. Havergal, was born at Astley, Worcestershire, Dec. 14, 1836. Five years later her father removed to the Rectory of St. Nicholas, Worcester. In August, 1850, she entered Mrs. Teed's school, whose influence over her was most beneficial. In the following year she says, "I committed my soul to the Saviour, and earth and heaven seemed brighter from that moment." A short sojourn in Germany followed, and on her return she was confirmed in Worcester Cathedral, July 17, 1853. In 1860 she left Worcester on her father resigning the Rectory of St. Nicholas, and resided at different periods in Leamington, and at Caswall Bay, Swansea, broken by visits to Switzerland, Scotland, and North Wales. She died… Go to person page >
Jesus, Master, Whose I am. Frances M. Havergal. [Servant of Christ.] Written for her nephew, J. H. Shaw, in Dec, 1865, printed as a leaflet (Parlane's Series), and then published in her Ministry of Song, 1869, and the Life Mosaic, 1879. In the original manuscript it is divided, stanzas i.-iii. being "Jesus, Master, Whose I am," and stanzas iv. vi., "Jesus, Master, Whom I serve." The hymn is suitable for Confirmation, or for personal Consecration to Christ.
Dmitri Stephanovich Bortnianski (b. Gloukoff, Ukraine, 1751; d. St. Petersburg, Russia, 1825) was a Russian composer of church music, operas, and instrumental music. His tune ST. PETERSBURG (also known as RUSSIAN HYMN) was first published in J. H. Tscherlitzky's Choralbuch (1825).
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Display Title: Jesus, Master, Whose I AmFirst Line: Jesus, Master, whose I amTune Title: GRACEHAMAuthor: Frances R. HavergalMeter: 126.96.36.199.7.7. TrochaicScripture: 1 Thessalonians 5:23; 1 Peter 1:18-19Date: 1995Subject: Invitation and Response | ; Christ--All in all | ; Christ--Sacrifice of | ; Conversion | ; Discipleship | ; Following Christ | ; Heart--Surrender of | ; Life in Christ |
Display Title: Jesus, Master, Whose I AmFirst Line: Jesus, Master, whose I amTune Title: WELLSAuthor: Frances R. HavergalMeter: 188.8.131.52.7.7.Scripture: Acts 27:23Date: 1990Subject: The Christian Life | Christian Service; Christ | Blood of; Christ | Lamb of God; Christ | Master; Supplication | For Sanctification; Union with Christ |
Display Title: Jesus, Master, Whose I AmFirst Line: Jesus, Master, whose I amTune Title: WELLSAuthor: Frances R. HavergalMeter: 184.108.40.206.7.7.Scripture: Acts 27:23; 1 Corinthians 6:19-20; 1 Peter 1:18-19Date: 2018Subject: Christ | Blood of; Christ | As Lamb of God; Christ | As Lord; Christian Life | ; Christian Service | ; Consecration and Obedience | ; Supplications | For Sanctification; Union with Christ |