Dear Friend of Hymnary,

As you know, we don't ask for money too often. But we're asking now.

So before you hit the "close" button on this box, please consider a donation to keep Hymnary going.

More than half a million people come here every month -- worship leaders, hymnologists, hymn lovers and more -- people who now have access to the most complete database of North American hymnody on the planet thanks to this site. But keeping all of this afloat does not come without a cost, and we have limited sources of revenue. So if you benefit from Hymnary.org, would you please consider a donation today? Even small amounts help, and they also let us know you're behind us and support what we do.

You can make your tax-deductible contribution by clicking the Donate button below, or you can send a check to Hymnary at 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

On behalf of the entire Hymnary team,
Harry Plantinga

Sweetest name in the realms

Sweetest name in the realms

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [Sweetest name in the realms]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Sweetest name in the realms above,
Sweetest name on earth is Jesus;
Breathed in faith with a heart of love,
Sweetest name on earth is Jesus.

Refrain:
Balm in tears and sadness,
Hope in joy and gladness,
How it calms the troubled soul,
When the stormy waters roll;
Sweetest name on earth is Jesus.

2 Oft it comes like a whispered tone,
Sweetest name on earth is Jesus;
Name we plead at the Father’s throne,
Sweetest name on earth is Jesus. [Refrain]

3 Hailed and crowned with the purest praise,
Sweetest name on earth is Jesus;
First and last in the song we raise,
Sweetest name on earth is Jesus. [Refrain]

Source: Joyful Lays: a new collection of songs, prepared and adapted for the Sunday School #9

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

Pseudonymns: A.V., Mrs. A. E. Andrews, Mrs. E. A. Andrews, Mrs. E. L. Andrews, James L. Black, Henrietta E. Blair, Charles Bruce, Robert Bruce, Leah Carlton, Eleanor Craddock, Lyman G. Cuyler, D.H.W., Ella Dare, Ellen Dare, Mrs. Ellen Douglass, Lizzie Edwards. Miss Grace Elliot, Grace J. Frances, Victoria Frances, Jennie Garnett, Frank Gould, H. D. K., Frances Hope, Annie L. James, Martha J. Lankton [Langton], Grace Lindsey, Maud Marion, Sallie Martin, Wilson Meade, Alice Monteith, Martha C. Oliver, Mrs. N. D. Plume, Kate Smiley, Sallie Smith, J. L. Sterling, John Sterling, Julia Sterling, Ida Scott Taylor, Mary R. Tilden, Hope Tryaway, Carrie M. Wilson, W.H.D. Frances Jane Crosby, the daughter of John and Mercy Crosby, was born in Sout… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Sweetest name in the realms
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Refrain First Line: Balm in tears and sadness



Advertisements