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Out and out for Jesus

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1 Out and out for Jesus!
Should a sinner be,
Who his love has witnessed
There on Calvary;
Seen his holy dying,
Heard his bitter cry;
Out and out for Jesus,
Should be you and I.

Out and out for Jesus I will be!
Out and out that all the world may see!
Tho’ the world may scoff, deride,
He who helps is at my side;
Out and out for Jesus I will ever be.

2 Out and out for Jesus!
Only him discern;
For his cause and service
Hot with zeal to burn;
Cold or hot, he’d have us,
Hot, the, I will be,
Out and out for Jesus,
That’s for you and me. [Refrain]

3 Out and out for Jesus!
Soul and body, too;
Show a good confession
I will surely do;
For his blood has bought me,
Paid the ransom down.
Out and out for Jesus,
Till I win the crown. [Refrain]

Source: United Praise: for use in Sunday Schools, Young People's Societies and other Church Services #24

Author: Jeremiah Eames Rankin

Pseudonym: R. E. Jeremy. Rankin, Jeremiah Eames, D.D., was born at Thornton, New Haven, Jan. 2, 1828, and educated at Middleburg College, Vermont, and at Andover. For two years he resided at Potsdam, U.S. Subsequently he held pastoral charges as a Congregational Minister at New York, St. Albans, Charlestown, Washington ( District of Columbia), &c. In 1878 he edited the Gospel Temperance Hymnal, and later the Gospel Bells. His hymns appeared in these collections, and in D. E. Jones's Songs of the New Life, 1869. His best known hymn is "Labouring and heavy laden" (Seeking Christ). This was "written [in 1855] for a sister who was an inquirer," was first printed in the Boston Recorder, and then included in Nason's Congregational Hymn Book,… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Out and out for Jesus
Author: Jeremiah Eames Rankin
Refrain First Line: Jesus is with me, I have no need to fear
Copyright: Public Domain



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