There never was anyone like him

There never was anyone like him

Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck
Tune: [There never was anyone like him]
Published in 5 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 There never was any one like him,
The love of a soul to command;
Like Jesus, whose sympathy, boundless,
Can fully our hearts understand.

Refrain:
There never was any one like him,
Never, never, never,
There never was any one like him,
Like Jesus my Lord.

2 No other so cares for his dear ones,
No matter how feeble, how small;
There never was any one like him,
So patient and tender to all. [Refrain]

3 There’s no one with friendship so loyal,
Or friendship that reaches so far
As Jesus, whose love in all trial
Is love no estrangement can mar. [Refrain]

4 There never was any one like him!
I can not refuse him my love;
And I in his footsteps must follow
Until I may see him above. [Refrain]

Source: United Praise: for use in Sunday Schools, Young People's Societies and other Church Services #10

Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck

Carrie Ellis Breck was born 22 January 1855 in Vermont and raised in a Christian home. She later moved to Vineland, New Jersy, and then to Portland, Oregon. She wrote verse and prose for religious and household publications, In 1884 she married Frank A. Breck. She has written between fourteen and fifteen hundred hymns. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There never was anyone like him
Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
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Pentecostal Hymns Nos. 5 and 6 Combined #139

Precious Jewels of Sacred Song #d235

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Songs of Revival Power #10

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United Praise #10

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With Heart and Voice #18

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