He Waits to Pardon You

Author: John M. Whyte

John M. (Marchant) Whyte. Evangelist, hymn writer, singer, b Paris, Canada West (Ontario), 8 Jun 1850, d Toronto 17 Mar 1927. He studied at the University of Toronto and devoted himself to evangelistic and temperance work. Typical of several hundred songs for which he wrote the words or the music, or both, are 'Canada Shall Yet Be Free,' 'Toronto the Good,' and 'Song of Trust.' Many songs appeared in separate editions published by Toronto News Co or Briggs. With his brother David Albert Whyte he edited Sing Out the Glad News (Briggs 1885) and Songs of Calvary (Briggs 1889). The Great Redemption (Briggs 1894), Nuggets of Gold (Briggs 1898) and Battle Songs of the Cross (1901) contain many of his own melodies. Eight of his hymns are reprinted… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Let me sing to you in a glad refrain
Title: He Waits to Pardon You
Author: John M. Whyte
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Yes, Jesus waits to pardon you



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Battle Songs of the Cross #d101

Gospel Tent Hymns #d100

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Salvation Army Songs #94

Sing Out the Glad News #d37

Songs of Calvary #d43

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The Salvation Army Songs and Music #34

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