'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 18 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

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
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 18 of 18)

Crowns #d182

Enduring Hymns #d96

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Fount of Blessing #146

Glory Songs #175

Golden Grain #d123

Hymn of the Faith #d266

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Hymns and Sacred Songs #216

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Joy to the World #78

Ministry in Song #d163

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Songs of Hope for the Church and Sunday School #115

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Songs of Praise #87

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Sparkling Gems #72

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The Christian Church Hymnal #298

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The New Century Hymnal #98

The New Evangel #d262

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The New Make Christ King #58

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The World Revival Songs and Hymns #25

Worship in Song #d263

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