Hymnary Friends,

Please pardon this brief interruption, and please consider a gift today to support the work of Hymnary.org. Here's why.

Each month half a million people visit this website for free access to the most complete database of North American hymnody on the planet. But this project does not come without a cost, and we have limited sources of revenue. Twice a year we hold a fund drive, and these drives are critical to our future.

So if you benefit from Hymnary.org, would you consider a donation today? Even small amounts help, and they also let us know you're behind us and support what we do.

Click the Donate button below to be taken to a secure giving site. Or you can make your tax-deductible contribution by sending a check to Hymnary.org at 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

On behalf of the entire Hymnary.org team, our thanks.
Harry Plantinga

Saved by grace I live to tell

Saved by grace I live to tell

Author: John Newton
Published in 34 hymnals

Author: John Newton

Newton, John, who was born in London, July 24, 1725, and died there Dec. 21, 1807, occupied an unique position among the founders of the Evangelical School, due as much to the romance of his young life and the striking history of his conversion, as to his force of character. His mother, a pious Dissenter, stored his childish mind with Scripture, but died when he was seven years old. At the age of eleven, after two years' schooling, during which he learned the rudiments of Latin, he went to sea with his father. His life at sea teems with wonderful escapes, vivid dreams, and sailor recklessness. He grew into an abandoned and godless sailor. The religious fits of his boyhood changed into settled infidelity, through the study of Shaftesbury and… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Saved by grace I live to tell
Author: John Newton



Instances (1 - 34 of 34)
Page Scan

A New Selection of Hymns #CXXXVII

A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d177

A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs from the Best Authors #d170

A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #S.CXII

Page Scan

A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #S.CXII

Page Scan

Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #S157

Gospel Gems #d131

Gospel Hymn and Tune Book #d304

Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of Christians. 9th ed. #d153

Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the Use of Christians. 8th ed. #d149

Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d369

Our Service of Song #d224

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d691

Page Scan

Psalms and Hymns #740

Page Scan

Songs of Devotion for Christian Assocations #66

Page Scan

The Baptist Harp #429

Page Scan

The Baptist Hymn Book #B94

Page Scan

The Camp Meeting Hymn Book #67

Page Scan

The Devotional Hymn and Tune Book #208

The Devotional Hymn Book #d402

The Dover Selection of Spiritual Songs #d200

Page Scan

The Psalmist #S30

The Sacred Lute #d279

The Shining Way No. 2 #d87

The Southern Psalmist #d708

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d742

The Western Harp #d169

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us