O Jesus, Jesus, Glorious Name

O Jesus, Jesus, glorious name

Author: Charles Price Jones
Published in 2 hymnals

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1 O Jesus, Jesus! glorious name!
The name of all most dear!
It fees the guilty soul from blame
And banishes its fear.
Dark demons tremble at the sound
And sorrows flee away;
It looses souls by Satan bound
When they believe and pray.

2 The name of Jesus! none so sweet,
Nor yet so full of pow'r;
It fills my heart with grace complete,
And keeps me ev'ry hour.
It keeps me cleansed from ev'ry stain
With ev'ry fleeting breath.
In sickness it doth soothe the pain,
And quell the fear of death.

Source: His Fullness Songs #354

Author: Charles Price Jones

Charles Price Jones born December 9, 1865, near Rome, Georgia. He grew up in Kingston, Georgia, and attended the Baptist church. He was converted in 1884 while living in Cat Island, Arkansas. In 1885 he was called to the ministry and began preaching. In 1888 he attended Arkansas Baptist College and taught school in Grant County, Arkansas. He preached and pastored several Baptist churches. After asking God for a deeper experience of grace and fasting and praying for three days, Jones experienced a closeness with God, and in 1895, along with other Baptist holiness adherents, who taught that a second work of grace can cleanse the Christian of original sin. They started a holiness movement in the Baptist church, and he began teaching holiness i… Go to person page >

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First Line: O Jesus, Jesus, glorious name
Title: O Jesus, Jesus, Glorious Name
Author: Charles Price Jones
Meter: D
Copyright: Public Domain



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His Fullness Songs #354

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