Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus: The Inspiring Story of this Hymn’s Origin — Jen Miskov

The link above is used with permission. It will take you to the beautiful story of this hymn and how it came to be. It is a story of two women – artist and missionary Lilias Trotter and the hymn writer who was inspired by her, Helen H. Lemmel

There is also a movie entitled “Many Beautiful Things” and you will find the trailer for it as well in the above link.

Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus by Reawaken Hymns

There is a third verse that is not used in this video, but this is the version that we have been granted access to use.

The hymn itself is public domain.

His Word shall not fail you–He promised;
Believe Him, and all will be well:
Then go to a world that is dying,
His perfect salvation to tell!