Hallelujah for the Blood!

The blood of Jesus cleanseth me, Hallelujah, hallelujah!

Author: A. F. Myers
Tune: [Hallelujah for the Blood]
Published in 4 hymnals

Representative Text

1 The blood of Jesus cleanseth me;
Hallelujah, hallelujah!
That precious blood was shed for thee;
Hallelujah for the blood!

Hallelujah, hallelujah,
Hallelujah for the blood;
The blood of Jesus cleanseth me;
Hallelujah for the blood!

2 And with ten thousand, thousand tongues;
Hallelujah, hallelujah!
We'll join this everlasting song;
Hallelujah for the blood! [Chorus]

3 The theme demands an angel's tongue;
Hallelujah, hallelujah!
Which shall be sung in endless song;
Hallelujah for the blood! [Chorus]

4 The grandest theme thro' ages rung;
Hallelujah, hallelujah!
The grandest song the world e'er sung;
Hallelujah for the blood! [Chorus]

Source: Light in the Valley: a new work of great merit for the Sunday school, revivals, Christian Endeavor, Epworth League, young people's society, and all forward movement along the line of battle... #107

Author: A. F. Myers

Augustus (Gus) Franklin Myers USA 1850-1902. Born at Ashland, OH, he was a music composer and publisher. He may have taught music, as his title of ‘Professor’, is noted by one source. His song books include: “The life line”, “The search light” (1894), “The seed sower” (1897). He wrote many lyrics and tunes. He died at Toledo, OH. John Perry  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The blood of Jesus cleanseth me, Hallelujah, hallelujah!
Title: Hallelujah for the Blood!
Author: A. F. Myers
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Hallelujah, hallelujah
Copyright: Public Domain



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Light in the Valley #107

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