Jesus Is Always Near to Me

Why should I murmur and sigh in my heart

Author: Alfred Barratt
Tune: [Why should I murmur and sigh in my heart]
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Author: Alfred Barratt

Barratt, Alfred. (New Springs, Wigan, Lancashire, England, October 25, 1879--December, 1968). Coming to the United States as a young man, he studied at Gordon College, Massachusetts, and Newton Theological Seminary, Mass. He was ordained in December, 1913, by the Baptists in Connecticut, then by the Wheeling WV Presbytery, Presbyterian Church in the USA, in 1924. He was pastor of Dallas, West Virginia, then of a series of churches in the Presbytery of Clarion, Pennsylvania. In 1937 he was awarded the Doctor of Literature degree by Bob Jones College. On November 26, 1962, he wrote the undersigned: "For 39 long years I have labored hard and steady writing sermons, children's story sermons, and hymns. Up to the present day I have written 4,… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Why should I murmur and sigh in my heart
Title: Jesus Is Always Near to Me
Author: Alfred Barratt
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Jesus is always nears to me
Publication Date: 1948
Copyright: © 1948 by Haldor Lillenas

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Audio

Inspiring Gospel Solos and Duets No. 2 #63

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