Jesus, Savior, pity me, I am full of sin

Jesus, Savior, pity me, I am full of sin

Author: Elisha A. Hoffman
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Elisha A. Hoffman

Elisha Hoffman (1839-1929) after graduating from Union Seminary in Pennsylvania was ordained in 1868. As a minister he was appointed to the circuit in Napoleon, Ohio in 1872. He worked with the Evangelical Association's publishing arm in Cleveland for eleven years. He served in many chapels and churches in Cleveland and in Grafton in the 1880s, among them Bethel Home for Sailors and Seamen, Chestnut Ridge Union Chapel, Grace Congregational Church and Rockport Congregational Church. In his lifetime he wrote more than 2,000 gospel songs including"Leaning on the everlasting arms" (1894). The fifty song books he edited include Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 and The Evergreen, 1873. Mary Louise VanDyke… Go to person page >

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First Line: Jesus, Savior, pity me, I am full of sin
Author: Elisha A. Hoffman
Refrain First Line: Dear Jesus, hear me

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Instances

Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

Hymns of Salvation #d61

Love and Praise #d78

New Praises of Jesus #d65

New Standard Singer #d123

New Standard Singer, Pt. 1-7 #d125

Notes of Joy, for the Sabbath School #d70

Praises of Jesus #d44

The Singing Pilgrim #d103

The Song Evangel #d114

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