190. Tell Me the Stories of Jesus

1 Tell me the stories of Jesus
I love to hear;
things I would ask him to tell me
if he were here:
scenes by the wayside,
tales of the sea,
stories of Jesus,
tell them to me.

2 First let me hear how the children
stood round his knee,
and I shall fancy his blessing
resting on me;
words full of kindness,
deeds full of grace,
all in the lovelight
of Jesus' face.

3 Into the city I'd follow
the children's band,
waving a branch of the palm tree
high in my hand;
one of his heralds,
yes, I would sing
loudest hosannas,
"Jesus is King!"

Text Information
First Line: Tell me the stories of Jesus
Title: Tell Me the Stories of Jesus
Author: William H. Parker (1885)
Meter: 84.84.54.54
Language: English
Publication Date: 1995
Topic: Jesus Christ: Life and Ministry; God Known in Jesus Christ: Life and Ministry; Children (3 more...)
Tune Information
Name: STORIES OF JESUS
Composer: Frederick A. Challinor (1903)
Meter: 84.84.54.54
Key: B♭ Major



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