Song lyrics to Lily of the Valley “The Lily of the Valley” (“I’ve Found a Friend in Jesus”) is a Christian hymn written by William Charles Fry (1837–1882) in London for the Salvation Army. Ira D. Sankey arranged the words to the music of “The Little Old Log Cabin In The Lane” composed by Will […]
Song lyrics to Behold the Saviour at the Door – words by W. H. Bagby (1903) Behold the Saviour at the door! He gently knocks—has knocked before; Has waited long—is waiting still; You use no other friend so ill. Open the door, He’ll enter in, And sup with you, and you with Him. Oh lovely […]
As the serpent raised by Moses – based on Numbers 21, where Moses was instructed to create a brass serpent on a rod — and anyone who had been bitten by a deadly serpent and looked on the brass likeness was healed. Referenced in John 3:14. Words by John Newton, sung to “All for Jesus” […]
Song lyrics to The Wedding Banquet Lyrics, aka. I Cannot Come This hymn by American Medical Mission Sister Miriam Therese Winter is based on the parable of the wedding banquet, from Matthew 22. It was originally published in her 1966, collection “Joy is Like the Rain“. It has subsequently been published in other books, including Songlines.