I will sing for Jesus, With his blood he bought me

I will sing for Jesus, With his blood he bought me

Author: Ellen M. H. Gates
Tune: SING FOR JESUS
Published in 46 hymnals

Full Text

1 I will sing for Jesus,
With his blood he bought me;
And all along my pilgrim way
His loving hand has brought me.

Refrain:
Oh, help me sing for Jesus,
Help me tell the story,
Of him who did redeem us,
The Lord of life and glory.

2 Can there overtake me
Any dark disaster,
While I sing for Jesus,
My blessed, blessed Master? [Refrain]

3 I will sing for Jesus!
His name alone prevailing,
Shall be my sweetest music,
When heart and flesh are failing. [Refrain]

Source: Calvary Songs #80a

Author: Ellen M. H. Gates

Gates, Ellen, née Huntingdon, of Elizabeth, New Jersey, is the author of several popular pieces in the American Mission and Sunday School hymn-books. Of these the following have passed from the American books into Sankey's Sacred Songs and Solos:— 1. Come home, come home, you are weary at heart. Invitation. 2. I am now a child of God. Saved through Jesus. 3. I will sing you a song of that beautiful land. Concerning Heaven. 4. O the clanging bells of time. Yearning for Heaven. 5. Say, is your lamp burning, my brother. Watching and Waiting. Concerning her poem which is used as a hymn in America, "If you cannot on the ocean" (Duty), Duffield says her account of its origin is as follows:—"The lines were written upo… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I will sing for Jesus, With his blood he bought me
Author: Ellen M. H. Gates
Refrain First Line: O, help me sing for Jesus

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Instances

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Apostolic Hymns and Songs: a collection of hymns and songs, both new and old, for the church, protracted meetings, and the Sunday school #81Page Scan
Calvary Songs #80aTextPage Scan
Calvary Songs for Sunday School & Families. Words ed. #d72
Chapel Melodies #92Page Scan
Dew Drops of Sacred Song: gathered for the use of Sabbath schools #121aPage Scan
Faith Hymns #d59
Faith Hymns (New ed.) #172Page Scan
Gems of Sacred Song for Sunday Schools #d33
Gospel Songs: a choice collection of hymns and tune, new and old, for gospel meetings, prayer meetings, Sunday schools, etc. #18Page Scan
Hallowed Songs #d166
Hallowed Songs: for prayer and social meetings, containing hymns and tunes, carefully selected from all sources, both old and new, and are of the most spiritual..(Newly Revised) #98Page Scan
Home Songs for Young Patriots #d15
Hymns for the use of the Sabbath School of the Second Reformed Church, Albany N. Y. #142Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Sunday School of Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church, Jersey City #d58
Hymns of the Millennial Dawn, with Music: a Choice Collection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d114
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in the prayer-meeting #381Page Scan
Musical Leaves for Sabbath Schools #d60
New Praises of Jesus #d48
Notes of Joy, for the Sabbath School #d55
Poems and Hymns of Dawn #131Page Scan
Popular Hymns No. 3 #d85
Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #77Page Scan
Song Life for Sunday Schools #d77
Songs for Young and Old #d49
Songs of Devotion for Christian Assocations: a collection of psalms, hymns, spiritual songs, with music for chuch services, prayer and conference meetings, religious conventions, and family worship. #367Page Scan
Sought-Out Songs for Christian Workers #d60
Sought-Out Songs for Christian Workers #d62
Sparkling Jewels for the Sunday School: a new collection of choice music #61Page Scan
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The Centenary Singer: a collection of hymns and tunes popular during the last one hundred years #400Page Scan
The Devotional Chimes: a choice collection of new and standard hymns and tunes, adapted to all occasions of social worship, family devotions, and congregational singing #62Page Scan
The Epworth Hymnal: containing standard hymns of the Church, songs for the Sunday-School, songs for social services, songs for the home circle, songs for special occasions #195Page Scan
The Jewel: a selection of hymns and tunes for the Sabbath school, designed as a supplement to "The Gem" #65Page Scan
The Lesser Hymnal: a Collection of Hymns for the Sunday School and Social Worship ... from The Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church #d143
The New Jubilee Harp, or Christian hymns and songs. a new collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship. #174
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #843Page Scan
The New Song: consisting of very choice notes of redemption, embracing new original,and also selcted songs, appropriate for prayer and revivial meetings #112Page Scan
The Pilgrim's Harp #d100
The Revivalist: a Collection of Choice Revival Hymns and Tunes #60Page Scan
The Silver Spray #d48
The Silver Spray: a New and Choice Collection of Popular Sabbath School Music #d55
The Singing Pilgrim #d79
The Standard Sunday School Hymnal #91Page Scan
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for the use in the family circle and Sabbath school #578Page Scan
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for use in the family circle #577Page Scan
The Violet: a book of music and hymns, with lessons of instruction designed for Sunday Schools, social meetings, and home circles #107Page Scan



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