QUOTE (Katherine Hankey) – Nov 18

November 18, 2013

English: Katherine Hankey (1834-1911)

English: Katherine Hankey (1834-1911) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“I love to tell the story of unseen things above,
Of Jesus and His glory, of Jesus and His love.
I love to tell the story, because I know ’tis true;
It satisfies my longings as nothing else can do.”

~ Katherine Hankey

In honor of Katherine Hankey, who wrote the poem that later became the hymn “I Love to Tell the Story”, in 1866 while recovering from a severe illness.


  1. Great hymn and one of my favorites.

  2. Yes I must agree with Jnana, It is one of my favorites! 🙂

  3. Didn’t see your post yesterday but had this song on my mind. Great minds?

  4. Thanks for sharing. I like that hymn!

  5. One of my favorite hymns …

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