[Tell me of Jesus, wonderful Savior]

[Tell me of Jesus, wonderful Savior]

Composer: Elisha A. Hoffman
Published in 3 hymnals


Composer: Elisha A. Hoffman

Elisha Hoffman (1839-1929) after graduating from Union Seminary in Pennsylvania was ordained in 1868. As a minister he was appointed to the circuit in Napoleon, Ohio in 1872. He worked with the Evangelical Association's publishing arm in Cleveland for eleven years. He served in many chapels and churches in Cleveland and in Grafton in the 1880s, among them Bethel Home for Sailors and Seamen, Chestnut Ridge Union Chapel, Grace Congregational Church and Rockport Congregational Church. In his lifetime he wrote more than 2,000 gospel songs including"Leaning on the everlasting arms" (1894). The fifty song books he edited include Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 and The Evergreen, 1873. Mary Louise VanDyke… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Elisha A. Hoffman
Incipit: 33431 55653 33431
Key: E♭ Major

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Celestial Showers No. 1, a collection of gospel songs used in Rev. I. Toliver's Meetings #10Page Scan
Favorite Gospel Songs #87Page Scan
Songs of the Evening Light #16Page Scan
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