Jesus, my Savior, bind me fast

Jesus, my Savior, bind me fast

Author: Benjamin Beddome
Published in 23 hymnals

Author: Benjamin Beddome

Benjamin Beddome was born at Henley-in Arden, Warwickshire, January 23, 1717. His father was a Baptist minister. He studied at various places, and began preaching in 1740. He was pastor of a Baptist society at Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire, until his death in 1795. In 1770, he received the degree of M.A. from the Baptist College in Providence, Rhode Island. He published several discourses and hymns. "His hymns, to the number of 830, were published in 1818, with a recommendation from Robert Hall." Montgomery speaks of him as a "writer worthy of honour both for the quantity and the quality of his hymns." --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

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First Line: Jesus, my Savior, bind me fast
Author: Benjamin Beddome

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Jesus, my Saviour, bind me fast. B. Beddome. [Divine Drawings implored.] Published in his (posthumous) Hymns, &c, 1817, No. 557, in 4 stanza of 4 lines, and headed "Draw me." In the 27th edition of Rippon's Baptist Selection, 1827, stanzas ii.-iv. were given, together with a new opening stanza, as "If Thou hast drawn a thousand times." This is repeated in Spurgeon's Our Own Hymn Book, 1866, No. 463, and others; especially the American hymn-books.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

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Instances

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A Pastor's Selection of Hymns and Tunes: for Worship in the Church and Family #217Page Scan
Book of Hymns and Tunes, comprising the psalms and hymns for the worship of God, approved by the general assembly of 1866, arranged with appropriate tunes... by authority of the assembly of 1873 #126bPage Scan
Church music: with selections for the ordinary occasions of public and social worship, from the Psalms and hymns of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #CLVIPage Scan
Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church #288Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #665Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship #471Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship, Approved and Recommended ... by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the U.S. 2nd ed. #d261
Precious Hymns #59Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship, and Approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America #H373Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d400
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship in the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. #d411
Psalms and Hymns for the Worship of God #d400
Psalms and Hymns, Adapted to Public Worship: and approved by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America: the latter being arranged according to subjects... #367Page Scan
The Presbyterian Hymnal #230Page Scan
The Presbyterian Hymnal #230Page Scan
The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #82Page Scan
The Sacrifice of Praise. psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs designed for public worship and private devotion, with notes on the origin of hymns. #397Page Scan
The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d426
The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d275
The Social Harp. Rev. #d202
The Social Harp: Comprising the Richest Variety of Spiritual Songs ... #d167
The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book #d228
The Virginia Selection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: from the most approved authors; adapted to the various occasions of public and social meetings (New Ed. Enl. and Imp.) #689Page Scan



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