Ye are not your own, for ye are bought with a price.@1 Corinthians 6:19-20
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Daniel W. Whittle (1840-1901)

Daniel W. Whittle, 1878. Some hymnals show the author as El Nathan, one of Whittle’s pseudonyms.

James McGranahan (🔊 pdf nwc).

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James McGranahan (1840-1907)

Not my own, but saved by Jesus,
Who redeemed me by His blood,
Gladly I accept the message,
I belong to Christ the Lord.

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Not my own! Oh, not my own!
Jesus, I belong to Thee!
All I have, and all I hope for,
Thine for all eternity.

Not my own! to Christ, my Savior,
I, believing, trust my soul;
Everything to Him committed,
While eternal ages roll.

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Not my own! my time, my talent,
Freely all to Christ I bring,
To be used in joyful service
For the glory of my king.

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Not my own! the Lord accepts me,
One among the ransomed throng,
Who in Heav’n shall see His glory,
And to Jesus Christ belong.

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