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Jesus Died for Me

Author: Miriam E. Oatman

Miriam Oatman was the daughter of Joseph Oatman, Jr. and married Frederick F. Blachly. She was a political scientist and served on the Brookings Institution from 1925 to 1933 and taught political science and economics at the American University Graduate School in the 1930’s, and 1940’s. She also wrote over three hundred hymns and composed the music to several of her father's hymns. "How the Fire Fell" is perhaps the most widely known. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Whatever the road which I must tread
Title: Jesus Died for Me
Author: Miriam E. Oatman
Refrain First Line: Jesus died, He died for me
Publication Date: 1904
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.



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