Jesus passing

Drooping souls, no longer mourn

Author: Thomas Hastings
Published in 161 hymnals

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1 Drooping souls no longer mourn,
Jesus still is precious;
If to Him you now return,
Heaven will be propitious;
Jesus now is passing by,
Calling wanderers near Him;
Drooping souls, you need not die,
Go to Him and hear Him!

2 He has pardons full and free,
Drooping souls to gladden;
Still He cries—“Come unto me,
Weary, heavy-laden!”
Though your sins, like mountains high,
Rise, and reach to heaven,
Soon as you on Him rely,
All shall be forgiven.

3 Precious is the Saviour’s name,
Dear to all that love Him;
He to save the dying came;—
Go to Him and prove Him;
Wandering sinners, now return;
Contrite souls believe Him!
Jesus calls you, cease to mourn;
Worship Him; receive Him.


Source: Gold Tried in the Fire: suitable for church, Sunday school, revival meetings, missionary and rescue work #191

Author: Thomas Hastings

Hastings, Thomas, MUS. DOC., son of Dr. Seth Hastings, was born at Washington, Lichfield County, Connecticut, October 15, 1784. In 1786, his father moved to Clinton, Oneida Co., N. Y. There, amid rough frontier life, his opportunities for education were small; but at an early age he developed a taste for music, and began teaching it in 1806. Seeking a wider field, he went, in 1817, to Troy, then to Albany, and in 1823 to Utica, where he conducted a religious journal, in which he advocated his special views on church music. In 1832 he was called to New York to assume the charge of several Church Choirs, and there his last forty years were spent in great and increasing usefulness and repute. He died at New York, May 15, 1872. His aim was the… Go to person page >

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First Line: Drooping souls, no longer mourn
Title: Jesus passing
Author: Thomas Hastings
Language: English

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A Collection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Generally Used at Camp and Prayer Meetings #d51

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A Collection of Hymns, for the use of the United Brethren in Christ #748

A Collection of Psalms and Hymns Suited to the Various Occasions of Public Worship #d85

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns #161

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #161

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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #161

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A Collection of Revival Hymns and Plantation Melodies #74

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A Collection of Spiritual Hymns #651

A Compilation of Genuine Church Music. 4th ed. #d65

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A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book . 27th ed. #d123

A Prayer Meeting and Revival Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d81

A Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Designed for the Use of the Pious #d34

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A Selection of Spiritual Songs #440

Additional Hymns, Designed as a Supplement to Dwight's Psalms & Hymns #d36

Angelic Songs #d43

Apples of Gold in Pictures of Silver #d54

Asaph #d58

Baptist Harmony #d64

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Baptist Hymn Book #aB168

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Beulah Songs #80

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Book of Praise for the Sunday School #125[200]

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Bright Gems #71

Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs with Music for the Church and the Choir #d201

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Choral Echoes from the Church of God in All Ages #T17

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Choral Echoes from the Church of God in All Ages #121

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d231

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Compilation of Hymns for the Use of the Churches of the Christian Union #d166

Conference Hymns, Selected and Original. 3rd ed. #d31

Crystal Songs #d29

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Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #S51

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Echoes of Paradise #202

English and German Gospel Songs, or The Ebenezer Hymnal #d51

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Evangelical Hymns #522

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Familiar Hymns for Social Meetings #57

Folk Hymns of America #32

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Gold Tried in the Fire #191

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Golden Songs #101

Harmonia Sacra, being a Compilation of Church Music. 10th ed #d69

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Hymn and Tune Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Round Note Ed.) #281

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South #281

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church #S6

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (11th ed.) #S6

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Hymn-Book of the Evangelical Association #287

Hymns and Psalms, Original and Modern, Selected and Revised #d114

Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d115

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Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship #458

Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d107

Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d248

Hymns of Grace and Glory #d33

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Hymns selected from various authors #152

Joyful Voices #d24

Melodies of the Church #d217

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Methodist Social Hymn Book #78

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New Melodies of Praise #29

Perennial Songs #d47

Pilgrim Songster #d26

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Plymouth Collection #a366

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Precious Gems No. l #124

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Precious Jewels #4

Prison Hymn Book #d73

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Public, Parlour, and Cottage Hymns. A New Selection #I.127

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Revival Hymns #48

Revival Hymns ... with a Supplement. 2nd ed. #d68

Sacred Echoes and Songs of My Redeemer #d3

Sacred Melodies #d12

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Sacred Melodies #57

Select Melodies, comprising the Best of Those Hymns and Spiritual Songs in Common Use #d54

Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d40

Singing Annual for Sabbath Schools 1871 #d6

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Social and Camp-meeting Songs, for the Pious (9th ed. enl.) #117

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Social Melodies #d31

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #963

Songs for Social and Public Worship. Rev. ed. #d87

Songs for the Lord's House #d82

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Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #b464

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #464

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Songs for the Sanctuary #464

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Songs for the Sanctuary #464

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Songs for the Sanctuary #464

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #464

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #464

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Songs of Refreshing Nos. 1 and 2 Combined. Rev. #d31

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