What a friend we have in Jesus, All our sins and griefs to bear. Author: Joseph Medlicott Scriven () Tune: CONVERSE (Converse) Prayer Songs. Various Artists - Gospel Greats: What a Friend We Have in Jesus - Music. The hymn also has many versions with different lyrics in multiple languages. The Handbook to the Lutheran Hymnal notes, "In spite of the fact that this hymn. No longer do I call you servants, for the servant does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for all that I have. For Jesus, friendship is the ultimate relationship with God and one another. Jesus' free offer of his life for his friends is also illustrated in many. What a Friend We Have in Jesus - Single. Various Artists. Christian · Preview. Song. Time. What a Friend We Have in Jesus. For there the Lord bestows his blessing, even life forevermore. Psalm touches on multiple ideas simultaneously. On one level, it is an ode to Israel living. I've Found A Friend In Jesus, He's Everything To Me; He's The Fairest Of Ten Thousand To My Soul! The Lily Of The Valley, In Him Alone I See All I Need To. Jesus, my friend. You touched my heart, and you taught me what is right. Of all my friend, you're really different. You shaped my heart. What a Friend We Have in Jesus by Various song meaning, lyric interpretation, video and chart position.