Pseudonymns: A.V., Mrs. A. E. Andrews, Mrs. E. A. Andrews, Mrs. E. L. Andrews, James L. Black, Henrietta E. Blair, Charles Bruce, Robert Bruce, Leah Carlton, Eleanor Craddock, Lyman G. Cuyler, D.H.W., Ella Dare, Ellen Dare, Mrs. Ellen Douglass, Lizzie Edwards. Miss Grace Elliot, Grace J. Frances, Victoria Frances, Jennie Garnett, Frank Gould, H. D. K., Frances Hope, Annie L. James, Martha J. Lankton [Langton], Grace Lindsey, Maud Marion, Sallie Martin, Wilson Meade, Alice Monteith, Martha C. Oliver, Mrs. N. D. Plume, Kate Smiley, Sallie Smith, J. L. Sterling, John Sterling, Julia Sterling, Ida Scott Taylor, Mary R. Tilden, Hope Tryaway, Grace Tureman, Carrie M. Wilson, W.H.D.
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Come unto Me, ye weary , p. 253, i. The original text of this hymn is given in several hymnals of a late date, including The Church Hymnary, 1898; Church Hymns, 1903; The Methodist Hymnal, 1904, and others. In the 1904 edition of Hymns Ancient & Modern, and The English Hymnal, 1906, the last stanza is mainly rewritten.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)
Display Title: Come unto Me, Ye Weary (Crosby)First Line: Come unto Me, ye wearyTune Title: [Come unto Me, ye weary]Author: Frances Jane (Fanny) CrosbySource: Church Hymns and Gospel Songs (Biglow and Main Company, 1898)