Jesus passed this way before

Joy to me this thought has given

Author: Johnson Oatman
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Johnson Oatman

Johnson Oatman, Jr., son of Johnson and Rachel Ann Oatman, was born near Medford, N. J., April 21, 1856. His father was an excellent singer, and it always delighted the son to sit by his side and hear him sing the songs of the church. Outside of the usual time spent in the public schools, Mr. Oatman received his education at Herbert's Academy, Princetown, N. J., and the New Jersey Collegiate Institute, Bordentown, N. J. At the age of nineteen he joined the M.E. Church, and a few years later he was granted a license to preach the Gospel, and still later he was regularly ordained by Bishop Merrill. However, Mr. Oatman only serves as a local preacher. For many years he was engaged with his father in the mercantile business at Lumberton… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Joy to me this thought has given
Title: Jesus passed this way before
Author: Johnson Oatman
Refrain First Line: Though the clouds are heavy o'er me



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Church Hymnal #190
Latter Rain Revival #d68
Quartet Song Book No. 3 #d42
Songs of Pentecostal Power, Complete #d120
Songs of Spiritual Power; Songs that Win #d87
Waves of Joy #d74
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