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He understands

Dark the shadows creeping near

Author: Mary B. Dull
Tune: [Dark the shadows creeping near]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Dark the shadows creeping near,
Heavy-hearted from doubt and fear;
None to see the bitter tear,
Only Jesus, He understands.

Refrain:
Only Jesus knows the aching heart,
Only Jesus can wipe the tears that start;
He alone can bid the gloom depart,
Only Jesus, He understands.

2 Tired and weary hope all gone,
Dreading night when day is done!
No one cares how sad and lone,
Only Jesus, He understands. [Refrain]

3 Failures all along life’s way,
Often tempted, so prone to stray,
None a helpful word could say,
Only Jesus, He understands. [Refrain]

Source: The King of Glory #103

Author: Mary B. Dull

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Text Information

First Line: Dark the shadows creeping near
Title: He understands
Author: Mary B. Dull
Refrain First Line: Only Jesus knows the aching heart
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