I Gave My Life for Thee

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I Gave My Life for Thee
by Frances Ridley Havergal

This was the first hymn that Havergal wrote. There is a story that she was inspired by Domenico Fetti's paint­ing Ec­ce Ho­mo (at the time attributed to a "Sternburg") and used the painting's Latin caption as the hymn's original title: "I did this for thee; what hast thou done for Me?"

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This work was published before January 1, 1928, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.