To know that he knows

'Tis blessed to have Jesus with me

Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck
Tune: ['Tis blessed to have Jesus with me]
Published in 6 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 ‘Tis blessed to have Jesus with me,
When dangers my pathway oppose,
And when I am heavily-laden,
‘Tis blessed to know that He knows.

Refrain:
I trust in His love, and He leads me—
I follow wherever He goes—
And tho’ I may see not His purpose,
‘Tis blessed to know that He knows.

2 ‘Tis blessed to have Jesus with me,
When sorrows around me shall close—
And when all is darkness before me,
‘Tis blessed to know that He knows. [Refrain]

3 How great are the blessings He gives me—
And great is the mercy He shows—
He knows why my trials are needful,
And I am so glad that He known. [Refrain]

Source: Gospel Herald in Song #24

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: 'Tis blessed to have Jesus with me
Title: To know that he knows
Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck
Refrain First Line: I trust in his love

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Gospel Carols #157

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Gospel Herald in Song #24

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Hosannas to the King #19

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Pentecostal Hymns No. 3: A winnowed collection for evangelical services, young people's societies and Sunday Schools #65

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Pentecostal Hymns Nos. 3 and 4 Combined #65

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Sunshine No. 2: songs for the Sunday school #40

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