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My Jesus I Love Thee

By William Ralph Featherston and Adoniram Gordon

This is one of my favourite hymns... There are so many great lines, but the last verse is glorious! You really can't beat singing this with the people that you regularly fellowship with and get that small glimpse of what it'll be like in eternity, singing together, in perfect love, of our Saviour. - Richard Jensen, April 19, 2014

Richard Jensen

Recording by Richard Jensen


My Jesus, I love Thee,
I know Thou art mine,
For Thee all the follies
Of sin I resign.
My gracious Redeemer,
My Saviour art Thou!
If ever I loved Thee,
My Jesus, 'tis now.

I love Thee because Thou
Hast first loved me
And purchased my pardon
On Calvary's tree.
I love Thee for wearing
The thorns on Thy brow:
If ever I loved Thee,
My Jesus, 'tis now.

I'll love Thee in life,
I will love Thee in death,
And praise Thee as long as
Thou lendest me breath;
And say when the death dew
Lies cold on my brow:
If ever I loved Thee,
My Jesus, 'tis now.

In mansions of glory
And endless delight,
I'll ever adore Thee
In heaven so bright;
I'll sing with the glittering
Crown on my brow:
If ever I loved Thee,
My Jesus, 'tis now.

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Very good song.
I love this song and I shall use it at our house group soon Thank you
Geoff C
Wow, this a wonderful, beautiful version of this song. Richard Jensen, thank you so much for singing this.
Lea A (l)
thank you for this song
oyungerel (dagdanoyungerel_AT_yahoo_DOT_com)
Thank you for this song. God bless you as you serve Him with the gift of music that He has given you.
How can I save this to my computer? This is such a beautiful song, wish it was in a accompaniment, so i could sing it in church.
Linda Bevel (lgbevel52_AT_gmail_DOT_com)
I love this song sung by Richard Jensen. Why is not availabe with accompanient trac? I want to sing this in church with his words and music. It is so Beautiful. Thank you Songs of Praise for your songs of praise. God Bless you

Linda Community Profile Link Linda (lindag_DOT_bevel_AT_gmail_DOT_com)
Hi. could you please put only the music so that one can do a live performance to the glory of Yah? Thank you.
Joanna Community Profile Link Joanna (kanengbotmang_AT_yahoo_DOT_com)
The words and music touched me very deeply. I wanted to share this music with families who loose their loved ones and for prayer gatherings.

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