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Ring out the name of Jesus

Ring out the name of Jesus

Author: Eliza E. Hewitt
Tune: MYRTLE BEACH
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Ring out the name of Jesus,
Let all the people know
’Tis Christ, our Lord and Savior,
Who overcomes the foe.
We follow at His bidding,
We trust in Him alone,
And lift our loud hosannas
To Him upon the throne.

2 We lift His blood stained banner,
His precious name we bear,
And pressing to the conflict,
The Gospel armor wear.
The shield of faith we carry,
In battling for the right,
His Word of truth our weapon,
His strength our only might.

3 He knows the dangers round us,
He knows the hidden snare;
Wherever He shall lead us,
Is safety, only there.
The power of His salvation
Our joyful song shall be;
We’ll watch and work for Jesus,
His servants glad and free.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #8082

Author: Eliza E. Hewitt

Pseudonym: Li­die H. Ed­munds. Eliza Edmunds Hewitt was born in Philadelphia 28 June 1851. She was educated in the public schools and after graduation from high school became a teacher. However, she developed a spinal malady which cut short her career and made her a shut-in for many years. During her convalescence, she studied English literature. She felt a need to be useful to her church and began writing poems for the primary department. she went on to teach Sunday school, take an active part in the Philadelphia Elementary Union and become Superintendent of the primary department of Calvin Presbyterian Church. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Ring out the name of Jesus
Author: Eliza E. Hewitt
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #8082
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #8082

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