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O Sing of His Mighty Love

O joy of the justified, joy of the free

Author: Francis Bottome
Tune: [O bliss of the purified, bliss of the free]
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 O Joy of the justified, joy of the free,
I’m washed in that crimson tide opened for me;
In Christ, my Redeemer, rejoicing I stand,
And point to the print of the nails in His hand.

O sing of His mighty love,
Sing of His mighty love!
Sing of His mighty love,
Mighty to save!

2 O Jesus the Crucified, Jesus mine:
Tho’ once a lost sinner, yet now I am Thine;
In conscious salvation I sing of His grace,
Who lifts now upon me the smile of His face. [Refrain]

3 Lord Jesus, my Savior, I’ll still sing of Thee,
Yes, sing of Thy precious blood poured out for me;
And when in the mansions of glory above,
I’ll praise and adore Thine unchangeable love. [Refrain]

Source: Choice Hymns of the Faith #19

Author: Francis Bottome

Bottome, F., S.T.D., was born in Derbyshire, England, May 26, 1823. In 1850, having removed to America, he entered the ministry of the Methodist Episcopalian Church; and in 1872 he received the degree of S.T.D. from Dickinson's College, Carlisle, Penn. In addition to assisting in the compilation of B. P. Smith's Gospel Hymns, London, 1872: Centenary Singer, 1869; Hound Lake, 1872, he has written:— 1. Come, Holy Ghost, all sacred fire. Invocation of the Holy Spirit. Appeared in R. P. Smith's Gospel Hymns, 1872. It is in several collections, including the Ohio Hymn Book of the Evangelical Association, 1881, No. 364. 2. Full salvation, full salvation. Joy of full Salvation. Written in 1871, and published in a collection by D… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O joy of the justified, joy of the free
Title: O Sing of His Mighty Love
Author: Francis Bottome
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O sing of His mighty love
Copyright: Public Domain


0 joy of the justified, joy of the free. Altered form of "O bliss of the purified, bliss of the free," p. 164, ii.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)



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Celestial Songs #104

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Choice Hymns of the Faith #19

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Hymns of Grace and Truth #256

Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d249

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