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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

My Savior came when I was lost

My Savior came when I was lost

Author: Ina Duley Ogdon
Tune: [My Saviour came when I was lost]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 My Saviour came when I was lost,
And rescued me at fearful cost,
No other could my soul restore,
But Christ, who bade me sin no more.

He paid in full,
He paid in full,
My Saviour paid my debt in full,
His blood hath made my sin like wool,
My Saviour paid my debt in full.

2 And since I saw Him on the cross,
One aim, one hope, my heart engross;
To give a service glad and free,
To Him who suffered all for me. [Refrain]

3 To seek for souls who die in need,
My Saviour’s love and grace to plead;
To spread the sweetness of His love,
His cleansing, saving pow’r to prove. [Refrain]

Source: New Songs of Praise and Power 1-2-3 Combined #219

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 >

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First Line: My Savior came when I was lost
Author: Ina Duley Ogdon
Refrain First Line: He paid in full


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New Songs of Praise and Power 1-2-3 Combined #219

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