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O Jesus, delight of my soul, How can I Thy goodness proclaim

O Jesus, delight of my soul, How can I Thy goodness proclaim

Author: Lewis Hartsough
Tune: DELIGHT (55333)
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Lewis Hartsough

Hartsough, Lewis, was born at Ithaca, New York, Aug. 31, 1823. Of his hymns the following are in common use:—- 1. I hear Thy welcome voice. The Divine Invitation. 2. In the rifted Rock I'm resting. Safety in Jesus. 3. Lead me to the Rock that's higher. Safety in Jesus. 4. O who'll stand up for Jesus? All for Jesus Nos. 1-3 are in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs & Solos, 1878 (1 and 3 with music by Hartsough). --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)… Go to person page >

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First Line: O Jesus, delight of my soul, How can I Thy goodness proclaim
Author: Lewis Hartsough
Copyright: Public Domain

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Choice Hymns #d101

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Free Methodist Hymnal #316

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Light and Life Songs No. 2 #279

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Light and Life Songs No. 4 #296

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The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #852

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The Wesleyan Methodist Hymnal #316

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