Wilkes – Willow Garden

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PWp8jxGNPHY Down in the Willow gardenWhere me and my love did meetAs we sat a-courtin'My love fell off to sleepI had a bottle of Burgundy wineMy love she did not knowSo I poisoned that dear little girlOn the banks belowI drew a saber through herIt was a bloody knifeI threw her in the riverWhich was … Continue reading Wilkes – Willow Garden

‘Twixt Jesus

One of my favourite hymns from Gadsby's, #405. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rz0TSTSuOZI ‘Twixt Jesus and the Chosen Race Subsists a bond of sov’reign grace, That hell, with its infernal train, Shall ne’er dissolve, or rend in twain. This sacred bond shall never break, Though earth should to her center shake; Rest, doubting saint, assured of this, For God … Continue reading ‘Twixt Jesus

Ecstasy

LYRICS: John Leland (1754-1841) "Rev. John Leland was born in Grafton, Mass., May 14, 1754. At the age of eighteen he passed through an experience not unlike that of John Bunyan, coming out gradually into the liberty of the gospel. Within a month after his conversion, in June, 1774, he made his first attempt at … Continue reading Ecstasy