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Come unto Jesus, ye that mourn

Come unto Jesus, ye that mourn

Author: E. G. Sumner
Tune: [Come unto Jesus, ye that mourn]
Published in 9 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Come unto Jesus, ye that mourn,
Our blessèd Savior said;
His promises, how sure they are,
"Ye shall be comforted."

Refrain:
This promise, on that sacred mount,
Was given by our Lord;
"Rejoice, and be exceeding glad,
For great is your reward."

2 Ye poor in spirit, unto you
How great the blessings giv’n;
His choicest promises are yours,
"Yours is the kingdom—Heav’n." [Refrain]

3 The meek, and they for Jesus’ sake,
Who persecutions bear;
He promises a heav’nly home,
A crown of glory there. [Refrain]

4 Be merciful, for unto such
He spares His chast’ning rod;
Be pure in heart, our Savior says,
The pure shall dwell with God. [Refrain]



Source: The Cyber Hymnal #14394

Author: E. G. Sumner

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Text Information

First Line: Come unto Jesus, ye that mourn
Author: E. G. Sumner
Meter: 8.6.8.6 with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: This promise, on that sacred mount
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Cyber Hymnal #14394
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  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #14394

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