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Ere the tide of life is ebbing

Ere the tide of life is ebbing

Author: E. J. Armstrong
Tune: SOLEDAD
Published in 3 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Ere the tide of life is ebbing,
Ere its sands are running low,
Turn we now to Christ our Savior,
That His peace we here may know.

Refrain:
Christ is ever kind and tender,
He will guard us, He will save;
Let us never from Him wander,
For His life for us He gave.

2 Then, dear Shepherd, close unfold us
In Thy constant, loving care;
We are poor, and weak, and sinful,
Keep us safe from every snare. [Refrain]

3 Death may daily watch our footsteps,
Life may swiftly steal away,
But we know our God will guide us
Through the night to endless day. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #10166

Author: E. J. Armstrong

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Text Information

First Line: Ere the tide of life is ebbing
Author: E. J. Armstrong
Refrain First Line: Christ is ever kind and tender

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The Cyber Hymnal #10166

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