No one like my Savior

There's no one like my Savior, No friend can be like him

Author: Eliza E. Hewitt
Tune: [There's no one like my Saviour]
Published in 4 hymnals

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1 There’s no one like my Saviour,
No friend can be like Him;
My never failing sunshine
When earthly lights grow dim;
When summer flow'rs are blooming,
The brightness of my joy;
O, may His happy service
My heart and life employ!

Refrain:
No one, no one like my precious Saviour,
No one, no, such a friend can be;
No one, no one like my precious Saviour,
Glory, glory, Jesus cares for me.

2 There’s no one like my Saviour;
In seasons of distress
He draws me closer to Him,
To comfort and to bless;
He gives me in temptation
The strength of His right arm;
His angels camp around me
To keep me from all harm. [Refrain]

3 There’s no one like my Saviour;
He pardons all my sin,
And gives his Holy Spirit
A springing well within;
He leads me out to service
With gentle touch and mild;
O wonder of all wonders
That I should be His child! [Refrain]

4 There’s no one like my Saviour,
Come now, and find it true;
He gave His life a ransom,
His blood was shed for you;
Then when we reach the City
Of everlasting light,
We’ll sing with saints and angels,
All honour, pow'r and might. [Refrain]

Source: Redemption Songs: a choice collection of 1000 hymns and choruses for evangelistic meetings, solo singers, choirs and the home #215

Author: Eliza E. Hewitt

Pseudonym: Li­die H. Ed­munds. Eliza Edmunds Hewitt was born in Philadelphia 28 June 1851. She was educated in the public schools and after graduation from high school became a teacher. However, she developed a spinal malady which cut short her career and made her a shut-in for many years. During her convalescence, she studied English literature. She felt a need to be useful to her church and began writing poems for the primary department. she went on to teach Sunday school, take an active part in the Philadelphia Elementary Union and become Superintendent of the primary department of Calvin Presbyterian Church. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There's no one like my Savior, No friend can be like him
Title: No one like my Savior
Author: Eliza E. Hewitt
Language: English
Refrain First Line: No one, no one like my precious Saviour
Publication Date: 1900
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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