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Dear Savior, we gather once more

Dear Savior, we gather once more

Author: Fanny Crosby
Tune: [Dear Saviour, we gather]
Published in 3 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Dear Saviour, we gather
Once more at thy throne;
Oh, hear us, we pray thee,
Now make us thine own.

Chorus:
Here gratefully bending,
Sweet melody blending,
Come, oh, come, tenderly
Call us thine own.

2 Dear Saviour, thy promise
We truly believe;
Whoever will seek thee
Shall mercy receive. [Chorus]

3 Dear Saviour, behold us,
In thee would we hide;
We ask that thy Spirit
In us may abide. [Chorus]

4 Dear Saviour, we love thee,
Thy name we adore;
Oh, grant us thy blessing,
Thy joy evermore. [Chorus]

Source: Junior Songs: a collection of sacred hymns and songs; for use in meetings of junior societies, Sunday Schools, etc. #151

Author: Fanny Crosby

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, Anna C. Storey, Victoria Stuart, Ida Scott Taylor, Mary R. Tilden, Mrs. J. B. Thresher, Hope Tryaway, Grace Tureman, Carrie M. Wilson, W.H.D. Frances… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Dear Savior, we gather once more
Author: Fanny Crosby
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Here gratefully bending
Copyright: Public Domain

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Infant Praises #29

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Junior Songs #151

Our Sabbath Home Praise Book #d25

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