God Has Blotted Them Out

My sins became so heavy

Author: C. Austin Miles
Tune: [My sins became so heavy]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 My sins became so heavy,
My soul was filled with dread,
I sought the blessed Bible,
And this is what I read:—

Refrain:
God has blotted them out,
I’m happy, glad and free;
God has blotted them out,
I’ll turn to Isaiah and see,
Chapter forty-four,
Twenty-two and three;
He’s blotted them out,
And now I can shout,
For that means me.

2 My God will not remember,
The sins He blotted out,
It is no cause for wonder
That in my joy I shout:— [Refrain]

3 O sinner, why not take it,
To you the promise giv’n,
Will make your life a blessing,
And earth seem more like heav’n. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Faith and Triumph 1, 2 and 3 Combined: Tryout Edition #29

Author: C. Austin Miles

Charles Austin Miles USA 1868-1946. Born at Lakehurst, NJ, he attended the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and the University of PA. He became a pharmacist. He married Bertha H Haagen, and they had two sons: Charles and Russell. In 1892 he abandoned his pharmacy career and began writing gospel songs. At first he furnished compositions to the Hall-Mack Publishing Company, but soon became editor and manager, where he worked for 37 years. He felt he was serving God better in the gospel song writing business, than as a pharmacist. He published the following song books: “New songs of the gospel” (1900), “The service of praise” (1900), “The voice of praise” (1904), “The tribute of song” (1904), “New songs of the gospel… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: My sins became so heavy
Title: God Has Blotted Them Out
Author: C. Austin Miles
Language: English
Refrain First Line: God has blotted them out

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Songs of Faith and Triumph 1, 2 and 3 Combined #29

Songs of Faith and Triumph Nos. 1, 2 and 3 Combined #d188

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