Opening Anthem

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We praise Thee and Thy name adore,
Thou God of glory, evermore;
Today in this Thy house we meet
To worship humbly at Thy feet.
Our sinful hearts we humbly bring,
We pray accept our offering,
As now our pray'rs and songs arise,
Send Thou a blessing from the skies.

Source: His Fullness Songs #31

Author: Charles Price Jones

Charles Price Jones born December 9, 1865, near Rome, Georgia. He grew up in Kingston, Georgia, and attended the Baptist church. He was converted in 1884 while living in Cat Island, Arkansas. In 1885 he was called to the ministry and began preaching. In 1888 he attended Arkansas Baptist College and taught school in Grant County, Arkansas. He preached and pastored several Baptist churches. After asking God for a deeper experience of grace and fasting and praying for three days, Jones experienced a closeness with God, and in 1895, along with other Baptist holiness adherents, who taught that a second work of grace can cleanse the Christian of original sin. They started a holiness movement in the Baptist church, and he began teaching holiness i… Go to person page >

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First Line: We praise Thee and Thy name adore
Title: Opening Anthem
Author: Charles Price Jones
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain


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His Fullness Songs #31

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