Consecration Hymn

Jesus, my King, with thorn crowned brow

Author: C. E. Eberman
Tune: [Jesus, my King, with thorn crowned brow]
Published in 5 hymnals

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Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Jesus, my King, with thorn-crowned brow,
Oh! let Thy Spirit fill me now;
In faith, I bow before Thy cross,
All earthly things I count but dross.

2 Yes, Lord, I hear Thy voice of love,
That draws my soul to Thee above;
For strength, I ask to follow Thee,
Where’er, by faith, Thy hand I see.

3 I give myself, my time, my all;
In worship at Thy feet I fall;
Then bid me rise to service new,
Whate’er there is for me to do.

4 I will obey Thy voice divine,
And calmly place my hand in Thine;
I’ll follow Thee with joyful heart,
Where’er I can Thy word impart.

5 My burdens, Lord, I bring to Thee;
Oh, change them into songs for me;
No other place heart-strength affords,
My King of kings, and Lord of lords.

Source: Uplifted Voices: a 20th century hymn book for sunday-schools and devotional meetings #140

Author: C. E. Eberman

Born: July 17, 1863, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Died: April 12, 1903, Banff, Alberta, Canada, of typhoid fever. Buried: Nisky Hill Cemetery, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Son of Jacob Eberman (who was born in St. Croix to missionary parents), Clarence was educated in Moravian parochial schools, and earned his BD degree at the Moravian Theological Seminary. He was ordained a Moravian minister in 1884, and held pastorates in Castleton Corners, Staten Island, New York; Brooklyn, New York; and Lancaster, Pennsylvania. At the time of his death, he was Field Secretary for the United Society of Christian Endeavor. Eberman’s works include: Deeper Yet: Meditations for the Quiet Hour (Boston, Massachusetts: United Society for Christian Endeavo… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus, my King, with thorn crowned brow
Title: Consecration Hymn
Author: C. E. Eberman
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain



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