Bensalem (Oliver Holden)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-01-09). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 66 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition. A minor edit, otherwise as written in 1806. All seven stanzas included.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-01-09). Score information: Unknown, 1 page, 61 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). All seven stanzas included.
First published: 1806 in The Young Convert's Companion for two parts, no. 7
2nd published: 1806 in The Psalmodist's Assistant, Edition 2, no. 88
Description: Words by Joseph Grigg, 1765, amended by Benjamin Francis, 1787. The version that Holden apparently used, which appears below, is that printed in Rippon's Selection, 1787, with seven stanzas.
Original text and translations
1. Jesus! and shall it ever be
3. Ashamed of Jesus! just as soon
5. Ashamed of Jesus! Yes, I may,
7. His institutions would I prize,