Saved by the blood of the crucified one (Lillenas)

Saved by the blood of the crucified one (Lillenas)

Author: Bertha Mae Lillenas
Tune: [Saved by the blood of the Crucified One] (Lillenas)
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Bertha Mae Lillenas

Lillenas, Bertha Mae (nee Wilson). (?--1945). First wife of Haldor Lillenas, mother of their two children. Ordained elder in the Church of the Nazarene. Evangelist, singer, and composer, as well as artist at the piano. Deets Pacific Bible College, Los Angeles (later Pasadena College). With his husband, pastored churches at Lompoc and Pomona, California; Auburn, Illinois; Peniel, Texas; Redlands, Calif.; and Indianapolis, Indiana. She often preached. She had a gift for writing songs easy to sing on powerful gospel themes. Sing she was a contralto, she wrote most numbers in a low key. The words to one of her best-known songs, "Jesus Took My Burden," were sent to Haldor Lillenas to be set to music, but the musical setting he wrote visited v… Go to person page >

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First Line: Saved by the blood of the crucified one (Lillenas)
Author: Bertha Mae Lillenas
Publication Date: 1941
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1941.



Instances (1 - 8 of 8)

Assembly Songs #130

Calvary Songs #194

Gems of Grace and Glory #d85


Hymns of the Comforter #33

Praise and Worship #203

Praise and Worship #203

Redemption Melodies #d83

Songs of the Sanctuary #47

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