Thou God Seest Me

Author: Ada R. Habershon

Ada Ruth Habershon (1861-1918) was a Christian hymnist, probably best known for her 1907 hymn "Will the Circle Be Unbroken?" Ada R. Habershon was born in Marylebone, England on Jan­u­a­ry 8, 1861. Her father, Dr. Samuel Osborne Ha­ber­shon, was a noted physician; her mother was Grace Habershon. She was raised in Chelsea, London, in a Christian home. In her twenties, she was a member of the circle surrounding Charles Spurgeon. She met Dwight L. Moody and Ira D. Sankey in 1884 during their preaching tour of England. At their urging, she visited the United States, delivering a series of lectures on the Old Testament that were later published. Habershon's first foray into hymn writing came in 1899, when she wrote several hymns in the… Go to person page >

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First Line: When God looks down on the children
Title: Thou God Seest Me
Author: Ada R. Habershon
Refrain First Line: Thou, God, seest me

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Alexander's Gospel Hymn Book No. 2 #d22

Alexander's Gospel Hymn Book No. 3 #d21

Alexander's Hymns No. 2: Songs of Evangelism (Canadian Ed.) #24a

Immanuel's Praise #d210

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Life Songs: a collection of sacred songs for Sunday schools, young people's meetings and evangelistic services #227

Silver Gems in Song #d110

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