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My only hope must be in Jesus

My only hope must be in Jesus

Author: Ina Duley Ogdon
Tune: [My only hope must be in Jesus]
Published in 6 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 My only hope must be in Jesus,
To lose the burden of my sin;
There is no other pow’r to help me,
Anew tin Christ I must begin.

There is no other Savior given,
No other hope beyond the grave;
No other Name in earth or heaven,
My guilty dying soul to save.

2 My only hope must be in Jesus,
For cleansing by His precious blood;
My faith must build upon His promise,
Whose truth all trial has withstood. [Refrain]

3 My only hope must be in Jesus,
No other Friend of love divine;
No other sacrifice beside Him,
Who made such great salvation mine. [Refrain]

Source: Glad Gospel Songs #59

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 only hope must be in Jesus
Author: Ina Duley Ogdon
Refrain First Line: There is no other Savior given
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Diamonds #d134

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Glad Gospel Songs #59

Norman Clayton's Favorites No. 1 #d51

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Songs for Service #176

Songs that Touch the Heart. Vol. 1 #d34

Songs You Love No. 4 #d15

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