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Savior, all my sins confessing

Savior, all my sins confessing

Author: Thomas Haweis
Published in 8 hymnals

Representative Text

1 SAVIOR, all my sins confessing,
Gracious hear me when I cry;
Give through faith the promised blessing,
Freely, fully justify.

2 By Thy Holy Spirit's leading,
Bring me to Thy bosom nigh;
In Thy blessed footsteps treading,
Soul and body sanctify.

3 So, the days of conflict ended,
In the mansions of the sky,
Whither, Lord, Thou art ascended,
With Thyself, me glorify.

Source: Evangelical Lutheran Hymn-book #14

Author: Thomas Haweis

Haweis, Thomas, LL.B., M.D., born at Truro, Cornwall, 1732. After practising for a time as a Physician, he entered Christ's College, Cambridge, where he graduated. Taking Holy Orders, he became Assistant Preacher to M. Madan at the Lock Hospital, London, and subsequently Rector of All Saints, Aldwincle, Northamptonshire. He was also Chaplain to Lady Huntingdon, and for several years officiated at her Chapel in Bath. He died at Bath, Feb. 11, 1820. He published several prose works, including A History of the Church, A Translation of the New Testament, and A Commentary on the Holy Bible. His hymns, a few of which are of more than ordinary merit, were published in his Carmina Christo; or, Hymns to the Saviour. Designed for the Use and Comfor… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Savior, all my sins confessing
Author: Thomas Haweis
Meter: 8.7



Instances (1 - 8 of 8)
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Christian Hymns #151

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Church Book #61

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Church Book #61

Evangelical Lutheran Hymn Book with Tunes #14

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Evangelical Lutheran Hymn-book #14

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Luther League Hymnal #30

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The Church and Sunday-School Hymnal #40

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