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I Have Been Saved

My glad heart is singing by day and by night

Author: Ina Duley Ogdon
Tune: [My glad heart is singing by day and by night]
Published in 5 hymnals

Representative Text

1 My glad heart is singing by day and by night,
My soul overflows with a wondrous delight,
My joy would I share with a sin-weary race,
For I have been saved by grace.

Saved! hallelujah! saved! hallelujah!
Saved by His wonderful, marvelous grace!
I'll sing of His love till I meet Him above,
For I have been saved by grace.

2 O would that my tongue with His truth were aflame,
For life would I give by the pow'r of His name;
Some day I shall look on His beautiful face,
For I have been saved by grace. [Chorus]

3 His mercy, His goodness can never be told,
And heaven alone shall His glories unfold,
And there He has gone to prepare me a place,
For I have been saved by grace. [Chorus]

Source: Reformed Press Hymnal: an all around hymn book which will meet the requirements of every meeting where Christians gather for praise #177

Author: Ina Duley Ogdon

Ogdon, Ina Duley. (Rossville, Illinois, 1872--May 18, 1964, Toledo, Ohio). Disciples of Christ. Granddaughter of a Methodist minister, she was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William W. Duley. Married James Ogdon. She wrote: "My father went with my mother to her church after his marriage to her, so I was brought up in the church of the Disciples of Christ." She wrote over three thousand hymns, anthems, cantatas, and miscellaneous verse. Her hymns include "Brighten the corner where you are," 1912; "Carry your cross with a smile," 1916; "My Lord abides;" "When you know Jesus too;" "Tell Jesus;" "Lighten the burden for someone;" "I have been saved," Her first hymn was "Open wide the window." Composer Charles Gabriel wrote, "Loved by thousands who… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: My glad heart is singing by day and by night
Title: I Have Been Saved
Author: Ina Duley Ogdon
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Saved, Hallelujah
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Divine Praise #d105


Favorites Number 3 #37


Reformed Press Hymnal #177

Triumphant Service Songs #177

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Victory Songs #2

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