None But Jesus Loveth Thus

O the wondrous love of Jesus (Jones)

Author: Harriet E. Jones
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 O the wondrous love of Jesus,
Whom they scourged and crucified,
Who for lost and guilty sinners
On the cruel cross hath died!

Chorus:
Wondrous love, O how grand!
All for us, friends, all for us;
Wondrous love for you, wondrous love for me,
None but Jesus loveth thus.

2 Can we slight a friend like Jesus,
Who is pleading with us now,
Who this moment will receive us
If to him we contrite bow? [Chorus]

3 Never friend so true as Jesus,
Who this life so freely gave;
We will yield our hearts to Jesus,
Who hath died our souls to save. [Chorus]


Source: Songs for Work and Worship #83

Author: Harriet E. Jones

Harriet E. Rice Jones, 1823-1915 Born: Ap­ril 18, 1823, Pom­pey Hol­low, Onon­da­ga Coun­ty, New York. Died: 1915, Bing­ham­ton, New York. Buried: Oran Com­mun­i­ty Church Cem­e­te­ry, Pom­pey, Onon­da­ga Coun­ty, New York. Daughter of El­e­a­zer Rice, Jones lived in Onon­da­ga Coun­ty, New York. Her girl­hood was spent on a farm, re­ceiv­ing what ed­u­ca­tion the count­ry schools and one term at high school could pro­vide. She was al­ways fond of read­ing, and was a great sing­er, with a clear ring­ing voice. On Ju­ly 7, 1844, she mar­ried a son of Rev. Ze­nas Jones; her hus­band died in 1879. Her song writ­ing ca­reer b­egan when her po­e­try came to the at­ten­tion of Dr. M. J. Mun­… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O the wondrous love of Jesus (Jones)
Title: None But Jesus Loveth Thus
Author: Harriet E. Jones
Refrain First Line: Wondrous love, O how grand
Publication Date: 1900
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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Songs for Work and Worship #83

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The Brethren Hymnal #464

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