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Since I gave to Jesus my poor broken heart

Since I gave to Jesus my poor broken heart

Author: Johnson Oatman
Tune: [Since I gave to Jesus my poor broken heart]
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: Johnson Oatman

Johnson Oatman, Jr., son of Johnson and Rachel Ann Oatman, was born near Medford, N. J., April 21, 1856. His father was an excellent singer, and it always delighted the son to sit by his side and hear him sing the songs of the church. Outside of the usual time spent in the public schools, Mr. Oatman received his education at Herbert's Academy, Princetown, N. J., and the New Jersey Collegiate Institute, Bordentown, N. J. At the age of nineteen he joined the M.E. Church, and a few years later he was granted a license to preach the Gospel, and still later he was regularly ordained by Bishop Merrill. However, Mr. Oatman only serves as a local preacher. For many years he was engaged with his father in the mercantile business at Lumberton… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Since I gave to Jesus my poor broken heart
Author: Johnson Oatman
Refrain First Line: He never has left me alone



Instances (1 - 17 of 17)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Best of All Songs #d83
Calvary Hymns #136
Complete Christian Hymnal #d168
Cornelius' Gospel Songs #208
Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 2 #d173
Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 3 #208
Cornelius' Gospel Songs No. 4 #d154
Everlasting Praises No. 2 #d112
Everlasting Praises No. 4 #d99
Glory Gleams #d195
Harbor Bells #d88
Home Gospel Songs #d177
Home Gospel Songs No. 2 #d152
New and Old Gospel Songs and Hymns #d122
Songs of the Cross #136
Vocal Gems #d95
Worship in Song #d144
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