O soul, why stay away from Jesus

O soul, why stay away from Jesus

Author: Tillit S. Teddlie
Published in 9 hymnals

Author: Tillit S. Teddlie

Tillit Sidney Teddlie was born on June 3, 1885 at Swan, Texas. He was a leader in the Churches of Christ denomination in the 20th Century. In addition to singing schools which he taught for 61 years, he also preached and taught across Texas and the southwest. For one period of time (two years) he sang only with Foy E. Wallace, Jr., (a well-known, conservative preacher Churches of Christ preacher around World War II) while they conducted meetings across the country. Teddlie was honored by many people in many places. On June 2, 1985, 630 churches across the land proclaimed Sunday “Tillit S. Teddlie Day” and sang his songs. Teddlie had composed 130 songs and published 14 song books. One of his song books, "Golden Harvest Hymns" includ… Go to person page >

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First Line: O soul, why stay away from Jesus
Author: Tillit S. Teddlie
Refrain First Line: Don't wait too long



Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Blessed Assurance #d86
Charming Melodies #d97
Church Hymnal #117
Divine Echoes #d72
Gospel Songs of Inspiration #d80
Let Us Sing #d67
The Eureka Highway Songs #d80
Three Hundred Country Chapel Songs and Hymns #d162
Universal Songs and Hymns, a complete hymnal #d136
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