Believe and be saved today

O guilty sinner, today prepare [begin] to pray

Author: Elisha A. Hoffman
Tune: [O guilty sinner! today prepare]
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Elisha A. Hoffman

Elisha Hoffman (1839-1929) after graduating from Union Seminary in Pennsylvania was ordained in 1868. As a minister he was appointed to the circuit in Napoleon, Ohio in 1872. He worked with the Evangelical Association's publishing arm in Cleveland for eleven years. He served in many chapels and churches in Cleveland and in Grafton in the 1880s, among them Bethel Home for Sailors and Seamen, Chestnut Ridge Union Chapel, Grace Congregational Church and Rockport Congregational Church. In his lifetime he wrote more than 2,000 gospel songs including"Leaning on the everlasting arms" (1894). The fifty song books he edited include Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 and The Evergreen, 1873. Mary Louise VanDyke… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O guilty sinner, today prepare [begin] to pray
Title: Believe and be saved today
Author: Elisha A. Hoffman
Refrain First Line: Believe, and your sins shall be taken away

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Bells of Heaven: a Choice Collection of Hymns and Tunes "New and Old" #d266
Best Hymns: from all the books and new ones to be made the best: selections from over one hundred of our best hymn writers #44Page Scan
Celestial Showers No. 1, a collection of gospel songs used in Rev. I. Toliver's Meetings #83Page Scan
Favorite Gospel Songs #d140
Favorite Gospel Songs. New ed. #d119
Peerless Hymns #d152
Songs of the Peacemaker: a collection of sacred songs and hymns for use in all services of the church, Sunday-school, home circle, and all kinds of evangelistic work #185Page Scan
The Revival Harp No. 2 #d59
Warrior Songs for the White Cavalry #d71



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