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Ever the Same

Our blessed Lord is just the same

Author: Harriet E. Jones
Tune: [Our blessed Lord is just the same]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Our blessed Lord is just the same,
As when beside the calm, blue sea,
He cured the sick, the blind the lame
Who dwelt in His loved Galilee.

O praise His name! He’s just the same
As when He cured the blind and lame,
Be speech and song the news proclaim:
Today, our Lord will save the same.

2 O praise His name! He’s just the same
As when He cleansed the lepers ten,
Those in the depths of sin and shame,
He waits to cleanse as He did then. [Refrain]

3 O praise His name! He’s just the same
As when He saved the Magdalene
Who so revered and loved the name
Of the sin-pard’ning Nazarene. [Refrain]

4 O praise His name! He’s just the same
As in the golden days of old,
When all who came, of ev’ry name,
He cleansed and welcomed to His fold. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Sovereign Grace #162

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: Our blessed Lord is just the same
Title: Ever the Same
Author: Harriet E. Jones
Refrain First Line: O praise His name! He’s just the same
Publication Date: 1897
Copyright: Public Domain


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Songs of Sovereign Grace #162

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