Clleansing in the Blood of Jesus

O precious blood, O glorious death

Author: Augustus Toplady
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Augustus Toplady

Toplady, Augustus Montague, the author of "Rock of Ages," was born at Farnham, Surrey, November 4, 1740. His father was an officer in the British army. His mother was a woman of remarkable piety. He prepared for the university at Westminster School, and subsequently was graduated at Trinity College, Dublin. While on a visit in Ireland in his sixteenth year he was awakened and converted at a service held in a barn in Codymain. The text was Ephesians ii. 13: "But now, in Christ Jesus, ye who sometimes were far off are made nigh by the blood of Christ." The preacher was an illiterate but warm-hearted layman named Morris. Concerning this experience Toplady wrote: "Strange that I, who had so long sat under the means of grace in England, should b… Go to person page >

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First Line: O precious blood, O glorious death
Title: Clleansing in the Blood of Jesus
Author: Augustus Toplady



Instances (1 - 8 of 8)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Full Salvation Hymnal #d133
Gospel Gems #d110
Gospel Tent Hymns #d131
New Praises of Jesus #d97
Praises of Jesus #d65
Songs of Redeeming Love (No. 2) #25Page Scan
Spiritual Songs and Hymns for Pilgrims. New Church ed. #d144
The Song Evangel #d163
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