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Something in that name

There is something in the name of Jesus

Author: Haldor Lillenas
Tune: [There is something in the name of Jesus]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 There is something in the name of Jesus
That brings comfort to the broken heart;
And the soul that is by sin enshrouded
Is made clean and white in ev’ry part.

Refrain:
There is something in that name,
There is something in that name,
There is something in the name of Jesus;
‘Tis the sweetest name below
And in heaven we can know,
Nothing sweeter than the name of Jesus.

2 There is something in the name of Jesus
That brings music to believer’s ears;
Thro’ its pow’r the tempests cease their raging
And dispelled are all our anxious fears. [Refrain]

3 There is something in the name of Jesus
That sustains us in each trying hour;
Giving victory in ev’ry conflict
And endueing us with needed pow’r. [Refrain]

4 There is something in the name of Jesus
Far above all other names on earth,
We will laud it while on earth we linger
And in heaven we shall praise its worth. [Refrain]

Source: The King of Glory #100

Author: Haldor Lillenas

Born: No­vem­ber 19, 1885, Stord Is­land (near Ber­gen), Nor­way. Died: Au­gust 18, 1959, As­pen, Co­lo­ra­do. Buried: Flor­al Hills Cem­e­te­ry, Kan­sas Ci­ty, Mis­so­uri. Pseudonyms-- Vir­gin­ia Rose Gold­en Laverne Gray Richard Hainsworth Rev. H. N. Lines Robert Whitmore Ferne Winters Lillenas em­i­grat­ed to Amer­i­ca as a child; his fam­i­ly set­tled first in South Da­ko­ta, then moved to Or­e­gon in 1889. He at­tend­ed Deets Pa­ci­fic Bi­ble Coll­ege in Los An­ge­les, Cal­i­for­nia (later re­named to Pa­sa­de­na Coll­ege); stu­died mu­sic at the Sie­gel-My­ers School of Mu­sic in Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois; and re­ceived an hon­or­ary Doc­to… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There is something in the name of Jesus
Title: Something in that name
Author: Haldor Lillenas

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Calvary's Praises #100

Crowns of Rejoicing #d231

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The King of Glory #100

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