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Jesus, my Lord, my God, my all

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1 Jesu, my Lord, my God, my all,
hear me, blest Saviour, when I call;
hear me, and from thy dwelling-place
pour down the riches of thy grace:

Jesu, my Lord, I thee adore,
O make me love thee more and more.

2 Jesu, too late I thee have sought,
how can I love thee as I ought?
And how extol thy matchless fame,
the glorious beauty of thy name? [Refrain]

3 Jesu, what didst thou find in me,
that thou hast dealt so lovingly?
How great the joy that thou hast brought,
so far exceeding hope or thought! [Refrain]

4 Jesu, of thee shall be my song,
to thee my heart and soul belong;
all that I am or have is thine,
and thou, sweet Saviour, thou art mine. [Refrain]

Source: Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #685

Author: Henry Collins

Collins, Henry, M.A., educated at Oxford, where he graduated about 1854. He was ordained to the Ministry of the Church of England, but in Nov., 1857, he entered the Roman communion, becoming a member of the Cistercian Order in 1860. Author of Life of the Rev. Father Gentili, &c, 1861; The Spirit and Mission of the Cistercian Order , &c. His hymns were published by him before leaving the Church of England, in his Hymns for Missions , 1854, first published at Leeds, and then by Shrimpton of Oxford, and Masters of London. It contains 37 hymns, of which two only were by him:—"Jesu, meek and lowly" (Passiontide), and "Jesu, my Lord, my God, my all." (Love of Jesus desired) These hymns are in extensive use. --John Julian, Dictionary of H… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus, my Lord, my God, my all, Hear me, blest Savior, when I call
Title: Jesus, my Lord, my God, my all
Author: Henry Collins (1854)
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Jesus, my Lord, I thee adore
Copyright: Public Domain




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Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #685Text
Church Hymnal, Fifth Edition #583
Common Praise: A new edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern #483Page Scan
Hymnal: A Worship Book #533
Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #476a
Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #476b
The Cyber Hymnal #3378TextScoreAudio
The New English Hymnal #384TextPage Scan
Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #658Text
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