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Cling Close to the Rock

Cling close to the Rock, brother, danger is near

Author: Alfred Taylor
Published in 12 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Cling close to the Rock, brother, danger is near;
Cling close to thy Saviour, and doubt not, nor fear;
For Jesus will hold thee, almighty to save,
Thy Jesus, who triumphed o'er death and the grave.

Cling close to the Rock, tho' the tempest may shock,
Assured of salvation in Jesus the Rock.

2 Cling close to the Rock, brother, closely to-day,
Ere waves of temptation shall sweep thee away;
Cling close to the Rock in the time of thy grief,
For Jesus brings speedy and precious relief. [Refrain]

3 Cling close to the Rock, brother, close to the Rock,
Tho' tempests may rage and tho' billows may shock;
For Jesus the Saviour, thy Refuge, thy Friend,
In mercy hath loved thee, and loves to the end. [Refrain]

Source: Calvary Songs #90

Author: Alfred Taylor

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Text Information

First Line: Cling close to the Rock, brother, danger is near
Title: Cling Close to the Rock
Author: Alfred Taylor
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Cling close to the Rock, though the tempests may shock
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 12 of 12)
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Calvary Songs #90

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Coronation Hymns and Songs #35

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Echoes from Zion #95

Notes of Joy, for the Sabbath School #d19

Sabbath Songs for Children's Worship #d20

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Songs of Glory-Land #32

Songs of Salvation. Work songs #d28

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Songs Tried and Proved #64

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Sparkling Diamonds #52

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The Heavenly Choir #116

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