'Tis Sweet to Know

'Tis sweet to know that Jesus loves me, O how sweet!

Author: Will L. Thompson
Tune: ['Tis sweet to know that Jesus loves me]
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: Will L. Thompson

Will Lamartine Thompson (1847-1909) Born: November 7, 1847, East Li­ver­pool, Ohio. Died: Sep­tem­ber 20, 1909, New York, New York. Buried: Ri­ver­view Cem­e­te­ry, East Li­ver­pool, Ohio. Rebuffed in an ear­ly at­tempt to sell his songs to a com­mer­cial pub­lish­er, Thomp­son start­ed his own pub­lish­ing com­pa­ny. He lat­er ex­pand­ed, open­ing a store to sell pi­an­os, or­gans and sheet mu­sic. Both a lyr­i­cist and com­pos­er, he en­sured he would al­ways re­mem­ber words or mel­o­dies that came to him at odd times: "No mat­ter where I am, at home or ho­tel, at the store or tra­vel­ing, if an idea or theme comes to me that I deem wor­thy of a song, I jot it down in verse. In this… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: 'Tis sweet to know that Jesus loves me, O how sweet!
Title: 'Tis Sweet to Know
Author: Will L. Thompson
Refrain First Line: This love is mine, I hear the Savior's call

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 17 of 17)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Crowns #d182
Enduring Hymns #d96
Fount of Blessing: a choice collection of sacred melodies, suitable for sunday schools, bible classes, prayer and praise meetings, gospel temperance meetings, and the home circles #146Page Scan
Glory Songs #d244
Golden Grain #d123
Hymn of the Faith #d266
Hymns and Sacred Songs #216Page Scan
Joy to the World: for the Church and Sunday School #78Page Scan
Ministry in Song #d163
Songs of Hope for the Church and Sunday School #115Page Scan
Songs of Praise: Number Two #87Page Scan
Sparkling Gems: Nos.1 & 2 Combined: a new and choice collection of music for Sabbath schools, temperance, and social meetings #72Page Scan
The Christian Church Hymnal #298Page Scan
The New Century Hymnal #d207
The New Evangel #d262
The New Make Christ King #d204
Worship in Song #d263



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