Jesus Loveth You

When the clouds of trouble gather

Author: Ada Blenkhorn
Tune: [When the clouds of trouble gather] (Harris)
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 When the clouds of trouble gather
And the stormy waves roll high,
Walking on the tossing billows,
See, the blessed Lord draws nigh.

Chorus:
Jesus loveth you
With a love so true,
Ev’ry moment He will care for you;
He your steps will guide,
Walking at your side,
If you in His love abide.

2 From His fold if you should wander,
In a desert land to stray,
He will follow, gently calling,
Bring you back into His way. [Chorus]

3 Earthly friends may oft forsake you,
Dearest human love grow cold;
Love like His can never fail you
Nor the highest good withhold. [Chorus]

4 Sweetest peace from heav’n descending,
Now your troubled heart will fill
If you yield your heart to Jesus,
Trust in Him and do His will. [Chorus]


Source: Inspiring songs No. 1: for the Sunday school #111

Author: Ada Blenkhorn

Ada Jane Blenkhorn Canada 1858-1927 Born in Cobourg, Ontario, the 10th of 11 children, she emigrated with her family to the U.S. In 1884 and settled in Cleveland, OH.. She was raised a Methodist, and began writing hymn lyrics at age 34. A prolific writer of hymn lyrics, she was about to give it up when a friend encouraged her to continue, telling her some soul might be saved by a hymn she would write. She worked for many years as secretary to her brother, Henry's, real estate company. After his death in 1923, she became president of the company. She never married. John Perry  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: When the clouds of trouble gather
Title: Jesus Loveth You
Author: Ada Blenkhorn
Refrain First Line: Jesus loveth you with a love so true
Copyright: Public Domain

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