Jesus cares for me

Though I am but a little child, And young in years am I

Author: Eden Reeder Latta; Author: Emma Pitt
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Eden Reeder Latta

Eden Reeder Latta, 1839-1915 Born: March 24, 1839, Haw Patch, In­di­a­na. Died: Dec 21, 1915, Gut­ten­berg, Io­wa. Buried: City cem­e­tery, Gut­ten­berg, Io­wa. Boyhood friend of Wil­liam A. Og­den, Lat­ta taught for a time in the pub­lic schools of Coles­burg, Io­wa. He wrote over 1,600 songs and hymns in his life­time. His works in­clude: The Ri­ver of Life (Bos­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts: Ol­iv­er Dit­son Com­pa­ny) Sources: Hall, pp. 173-75 Lyrics-- Away to the Woods Beautiful Robe and Crown Blessèd Be the Fount­ain Bright Glo­ry to Come Can Je­sus See and Hear? Come to Je­sus Green Past­ures He Is Ris­en I’m a Child of the King It Is… Go to person page >

Author: Emma Pitt

Born: 1846, Maryland. Pitt was living in Bal­ti­more, Mar­y­land, by 1880, and through at least 1910. She may have died be­fore 1920, as the daugh­ter with whom she was living in 1910 was on her own and still sin­gle in 1920. --www.hymntime.com Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Though I am but a little child, And young in years am I
Title: Jesus cares for me
Author: Eden Reeder Latta
Author: Emma Pitt
Refrain First Line: I'll help the poor with all my heart

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 7 of 7)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Glory Bells: a collection of new hymns and new music for Sunday-schools, gospel meetings, revivals, Christian Endeavor societies, Epworth Leagues, etc. #31Page Scan
Grateful Praise: a collection of new songs for the Sunday-school #26Page Scan
Infant Songs #d28
Infant Songs #d28
Praise and Rejoicing #d98
Priceless Pearls: a collection of new sacred songs for the church, Sunday-school, young people's societies, evangelistic services and all religious meetings #99Page Scan
Songs for the Wee Ones #d64



Advertisements