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Let Other Children Know

You have heard the blessed story of the children's truest Friend

Author: Haldor Lillenas
Tune: [You have heard the blessed story of the children's truest Friend]
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Audio files: MIDI

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1 You have heard the blessed story of the children’s truest Friend,
He who took them in His arms while here below;
He has bro’t you many blessings, He has given you a home;
Hasten, tell it, letting other children know.

Let other children know,
Let other children know
About the blessed, loving Jesus;
Tell them of His tender love,
Of His home in heav’n above,
O let other children know about Jesus.

2 Tell them He was born in poverty, and in a manger lay;
How He came to earth because He loved us so;
How He went about and healed the sick, the deaf, the blind, the lame;
Hasten, tell it, letting other children know. [Refrain]

3 Tell them how He suffered on the cross in shame for you and me,
All to save our souls from sin and endless woe;
How He died but rose again to be our best and dearest friend;
Hasten, tell it, letting other children know. [Refrain]

Source: Full Gospel Songs #226

Author: Haldor Lillenas

Born: No­vem­ber 19, 1885, Stord Is­land (near Ber­gen), Nor­way. Died: Au­gust 18, 1959, As­pen, Co­lo­ra­do. Buried: Flor­al Hills Cem­e­te­ry, Kan­sas Ci­ty, Mis­so­uri. Pseudonyms-- Vir­gin­ia Rose Gold­en Laverne Gray Richard Hainsworth Rev. H. N. Lines Robert Whitmore Ferne Winters Lillenas em­i­grat­ed to Amer­i­ca as a child; his fam­i­ly set­tled first in South Da­ko­ta, then moved to Or­e­gon in 1889. He at­tend­ed Deets Pa­ci­fic Bi­ble Coll­ege in Los An­ge­les, Cal­i­for­nia (later re­named to Pa­sa­de­na Coll­ege); stu­died mu­sic at the Sie­gel-My­ers School of Mu­sic in Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois; and re­ceived an hon­or­ary Doc­to… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: You have heard the blessed story of the children's truest Friend
Title: Let Other Children Know
Author: Haldor Lillenas
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Let other children know
Publication Date: 1941
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1941.


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Full Gospel Songs #226

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