I'll Tell It

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1 Nothing to say for Jesus,
When He has done all for me?
Nothing to say for Jesus,
Who suffered on Calvary,
Redeeming my soul from sorrow,
And fitting it for the skies?
Oh! how can I then be silent,
In view of the sacrifice?

Chorus:
I'll tell it, I'll tell it,
How precious a ransom, He gave;
I'll tell of His love,
And His wonderful power to save.

2 Nothing to say for Jesus,
When sinners inquire to know?
Nothing to say for Jesus,
And tell them what they must do,
To flee from the wrath that's coming—
Escaping the judgment day,—
To taste of His great salvation?
Oh! shall I have this to say? [Chorus]

3 Nothing to say for Jesus,
Ashamed of my Savior now?
Nothing to say for Jesus,
Not even His name avow?
And does He not plainly tell me,
"If thou wilt say naught for me,
In glory, before my Father,
I will not say aught for thee?" [Chorus]

Source: Crowning glory no. 2: a collection of gospel hymns #34

Arranger: E. F. Miller

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Text Information

First Line: Nothing to say for Jesus
Title: I'll Tell It
Arranger: E. F. Miller
Source: "The Shout of Victory"
Language: English
Refrain First Line: I'll tell it, I'll tell it
Publication Date: 1885
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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Band Music #61aPage Scan
Crowning glory no. 2: a collection of gospel hymns #34TextPage Scan
Gates Ajar: a collection of hymns and tunes for use in Sunday schools, praise and prayer meetings #26Page Scan
Golden Sheaves No. 1 #d90
Gospel Trio of Sacred Song for Gospel Meetings, Christian Associations and Young People's Societies for Christian Work #68Page Scan
Green Pastures for the Lambs #d46
Living Songs for the Sunday School, the Epworth League, Prayer Meetings, Revivals #d100
Living Songs for the Sunday School, the Epworth League, Prayer Meetings, Revivals ... #d99
Our Hymns of Love, a Choice Collection of Gospel Songs #d123
Select New and Old Hymns #d164
Songs of Promise #d74
The Crowning Glory Nos. 1 and 2 #d245
The Gospel Call, Part Two. Rev. #d118
Work and Worship #d80
Zion's Battle Cry #d80
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