Make Jesus Glad

The blood-red sweat in the garden

Author: A. C. Dixon (1920)
Tune: [The blood-red sweat in the garden]
Published in 1 hymnal

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Representative Text

1 The blood-red sweat in the garden
And the broken heart on the tree,
Are enough for my suffering Savior
To bear on earth for me.

Till I meet Him in the glory,
May I gladden His yearning soul
By bringing each day to Jesus
Some wanderer from the fold.

2 My sins and follies that grieve Him,
As He watches me day by day,
Are enough for my patient Savior
To bear along life’s way. [Refrain]

3 The scoffs of those who despise Him,
And the sneers of those who revile,
Are enough for my loving Savior
To bear for me awhile. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #9175

Author: A. C. Dixon

Amzi Clarence Dixon (July 6, 1854 – June 14, 1925) was a Baptist pastor, Bible expositor, and evangelist, popular during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. With R.A. Torrey he edited an influential series of essays, published as the The Fundamentals (1910-15), which gave fundamentalist Christianity its name. A. C. Dixon was the brother of minister, playwright, and influential racist Thomas Dixon. Dixon was born on a plantation near Shelby, North Carolina, on July 6, 1854 to a Baptist preacher. While still young, Dixon believed he was called to preach the gospel. In 1875, Dixon graduated from Wake Forest College in Wake Forest, North Carolina. He was ordained in 1876 and immediately began serving as pastor of two country churche… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The blood-red sweat in the garden
Title: Make Jesus Glad
Author: A. C. Dixon (1920)
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Till I meet Him in the glory
Copyright: Public Domain


The Cyber Hymnal #9175
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