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Chosen of God and precious

Chosen of God and precious

Author: R. F. Lehman
Tune: [Chosen of God and precious, Jesus]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Chosen of God and precious,
Jesus, Jesus!
Come to us now, refresh us,
Jesus, Lord.

Refrain:
Oh! how we need refreshing,
Oh! how we need Thy blessing,
Come, Jesus, precious Saviour,
Come, come, come.

2 Often the way grows dreary,
Jesus, Jesus!
But Thou canst cheer the weary,
Jesus, Lord. [Refrain]

3 No other hope in sorrow,
Jesus, Jesus!
Bring us a glad tomorrow,
Jesus, Lord. [Refrain]

Source: Uplifted Voices: a 20th century hymn book for sunday-schools and devotional meetings #17

Author: R. F. Lehman

R. Frank Lehman, 1859-1931 Born: June 21, 1859, Pennsylvania. Died: February 10, 1931. Buried: Cedar Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Lehman’s parents were Robert Jones Lehman and Louisa Weber Lehman. His works include: Uplifted Voices, with Adam Geibel (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Geibel & Lehman, 1901) World-Wide Hosannas, with Adam Geibel (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Geibel & Lehman, 1904) Hymns of the Kingdom, with Adam Geibel et al. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Geibel & Lehman, 1905) --www.hymntime.com/tch  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Chosen of God and precious
Author: R. F. Lehman
Refrain First Line: O how we need refreshing

Timeline

Instances

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Consecrated Hymns #26

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Hymns of the Kingdom #55

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Uplifted Voices #17

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