O, I Am So Happy in Jesus

O I am so happy in Jesus, His blood has redeemed me from sin (Pierson)

Author: Arthur T. Pierson
Tune: PIERSON
Published in 6 hymnals

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1. Oh, I am so happy in Jesus,
His blood has redeemed me from sin;
I weep and I sing in my gladness,
To know He is dwelling within.

Refrain
Oh, I am so happy in Jesus,
From sin and from sorrow so free;
So happy that He is my Savior,
So happy that Jesus loves me.

2. Oh, I am so happy in Jesus,
He taught me the secret of faith,
To rest in believing His promise,
And trust whatsoever He saith. [Refrain]

3. Oh, I am so happy in Jesus,
I lay my whole soul at His feet;
The love He has kindled within me
Makes service and suffering sweet. [Refrain]

4. Oh, I am so happy in Jesus,
If earth in His love is so blest,
What joy in His glorified presence,
To sit at His feet as His guest. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #4967

Author: Arthur T. Pierson

Rv Arthur Tappan Pierson DD USA 1837-1911. Born at New York City, NY, he professed faith in Christ at age 13 upon attending a Methodist revival meeting. He was educated at Hamilton College, Clinton, NY, (1857), and Union Theological Seminary (1869). He married Sarah Frances Benedict in 1860, and they had seven children: Helen, Laura, Louise, Delavan, Farrand, Edith, and Anna. He entered Presbyterian ministry in 1860. He pastored successfully at the Congregational Church, Winsted, CT, (summers of 1859 & 1869), Binghampton, NY (1860-1863), Waterford, NY (1863-1869) Fort Street Presbyterian Church, Detroit, M (1869-1882)I, and at Bethany Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, PA (1883-1889), where he ran a missionary training school and de… Go to person page >

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First Line: O I am so happy in Jesus, His blood has redeemed me from sin (Pierson)
Title: O, I Am So Happy in Jesus
Author: Arthur T. Pierson
Language: English
Publication Date: 1877
Copyright: Public Domain

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