Click here to hear the music to this hymn, which was composed by H. Percy Smith and is used for other hymns as well.
I love this hymn for it's imagery, the beauty of its language and its Christ-centeredness. What is your favorite hymn or song.
For a quick overview of the life of Judson, try this article. The books Bless God and Take Courage by Rosalie Hall Hunt and To The Golden Shore by Courtney Anderson are recommended for further study. Or if you are a teen come to CYC and learn his story there.