The song of the soul set free

Fairest of ten thousand is Jesus

Author: Oswald J. Smith
Tune: [Fairest of ten thousand]
Published in 11 hymnals

Author: Oswald J. Smith

Smith, Oswald Jeffrey. (Odessa, Ontario, November 8, 1889--January 25, 1986, Toronto, Canada). Presbyterian. Attended Manitoba College, Winnipeg, 1909-1910; Toronto Bible College, 1907-1908, 1910-1912; McCormick Theological Seminary, 1912-1915; further study at Knox College, Toronto; several honorary doctorates. Pastorates in Toronto, 1915-1958; frequently conducted evangelistic meetings and crusades elsewhere. In 1928 he organized the virtually autonomous People's Church, which combines a vigorous evangelistic program in Toronto with an enviable overseas missionary network; in 1958 he relinquished its guidance to his son Paul, but remained its highly active minister emeritus. He published some 35 devotional and inspirational books, which h… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Fairest of ten thousand is Jesus
Title: The song of the soul set free
Author: Oswald J. Smith
Refrain First Line: 'Tis the song of the soul set free

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Instances

Instances (11)TextImageAudioScoreFlexscore
Chorus Choir Voices, Gospel Anthems and Spirituals for Mixed Groups #d4
Crusade Songs "Designed" for Revival Campaigns #d16
Favorite Hymns and Choruses #d23
Favorites Number 4: A Collection of Gospel Songs #46Image
Hymns of Faith and Life #d104
Norman Clayton's Favorites No. 1 #d10
Singing Evangelism (Billy Graham Campaign Songs) #d14
Singing Youth for Christ #d11
Songs You Love No. 2 #d6
The Chancel Choir #d7
Victorious Hymns #46