Be With Us, Savior

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1. Dear Saviour, now as we must part,
May thy rich love dwell in each heart;
Be with us till again we meet
To worship at thy precious feet.

Be with us, Saviour, till we meet
To worship at thy precious feet;
Oh, lead us gently all the way
Unto the realms of endless day.

2. What here we've learn'd from thy sweet word
Whatever good we may have heard,
Help us to heed it every day
That from thy side we may not stray. [Chorus]

3. If ne'er again we here shall meet
To honor thee by service sweet;
Oh may we meet around thy throne
When thou shalt come to claim thine own. [Chorus]

Source: Carols of Hope: a compilation of select sacred songs for use in Sunday schools, praise and young people's services #185

Author: Clarence M. Seamans

Seamans, Clarence Milton. (Johnston, Rhode Island, February 8, 1869--July 21, 1939, Whitman, Massachusetts). Direct descendant of Roger Williams, the founder of the Rhode Island Colony. Seamans married Annie May Bennett on October 8, 1890; they had four children. Ordained to the ministry of the Advent Christian Church, he served their churches in Pascoag and River Point, R.I.; Dover, New Hampshire; Chelsea, Springfield, and Boston, Mass.; and Rutland, Vermont. His last 19 years were spent as pastor in Whitman, Mass. For many years, he was secretary of the Massachusetts Advent Christian Conference and of the Marion (Mass.) Campmeeting Association. He was also active in the Alton Bay (N.H.) Campmeeting Association. He contributed many arti… Go to person page >

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First Line: Dear Savior, now as we must part
Title: Be With Us, Savior
Author: Clarence M. Seamans
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Be with us, Savior, till we meet
Copyright: Public Domain


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