Dear Friend of Hymnary,

As you know, we don't ask for money too often. But we're asking now.

So before you hit the "close" button on this box, please consider a donation to keep Hymnary going.

More than half a million people come here every month -- worship leaders, hymnologists, hymn lovers and more -- people who now have access to the most complete database of North American hymnody on the planet thanks to this site. But keeping all of this afloat does not come without a cost, and we have limited sources of revenue. So if you benefit from Hymnary.org, would you please consider a donation today? Even small amounts help, and they also let us know you're behind us and support what we do.

You can make your tax-deductible contribution by clicking the Donate button below, or you can send a check to Hymnary at 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

On behalf of the entire Hymnary team,
Harry Plantinga

How it saves

This full salvation just suits me

Author: J. Gilchrist Lawson
Tune: [This full salvation just suits me]
Published in 12 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 This full salvation just suits me,
Oh, how it saves!
It sets my soul at liberty,
Oh, how it saves!

Refrain:
Oh, how it saves!
Oh, how it saves!
I love, I love this full salvation,
Oh, how it saves!

2 I feel its pow’r all thro’ my soul,
Oh, how it saves!
Its cleansing waves now o’er me roll,
Oh, how it saves! [Refrain]

3 I’ll love it on my dying bed,
Oh, how it saves!
When Jordan’s waves roll o’er my head,
Oh, how it saves! [Refrain]

4 I’ll love it when I’m safe in heaven
Oh, how it saves!
With all the ransomed and forgiven,
Oh, how it saves! [Refrain]

5 I’ll love it through eternity,
Oh, how it saves!
And joy in endless liberty,
Oh, how it saves! [Refrain]

Source: Great Revival Hymns No.2 #50

Author: J. Gilchrist Lawson

James Gilchrist Lawson, 1874-1946 Buried: Mount Olive Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois. James Gilchrist Lawson (1874-1946) was an American evangelist and hymn writer who compiled several best-selling books of Christian biography and poetry. Lawson’s works include: Deeper Experiences of Famous Christians (Chicago, Illinois: Glad Tidings Publishing Company, 1911) Did Jesus Command Immersion?, 1915 Greatest Thoughts About the Bible, 1918 Greatest Thoughts About God, 1920 The World’s Best Humorous Anecdotes, 1923 The World’s Best Conundrums and Riddles of all Ages, 1924 The World’s Best Epigrams, 1924 The "International" Christian Worker’s New Testament, 1924 The Marked Reference Bible… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: This full salvation just suits me
Title: How it saves
Author: J. Gilchrist Lawson
Refrain First Line: O, how it saves

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #10319
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

Instances (1 - 1 of 1)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
The Cyber Hymnal #10319TextScoreAudio
Include 11 pre-1979 instances



Advertisements