The lyrics for the hymn "What A Friend We Have In Jesus" were written by Joseph M. Scriven, and this melody by the American composer Charles Crozat Converse (1832-1911). The hymn is a popular one, having been used in films such as True Grit (2010), Driving Miss Daisy (1989) and Elmer Gantry (1960). The melody is popular in a number of Asian countries, particularly Japan where it is regularly used at weddings.
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