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Ever near my Savior's side

Ever near my Savior's side

Author: Ellen M. Hastings
Tune: [Ever near my Savior's side]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Ever near my Savior’s side
Would I linger night and day;
He alone shall be my guide
Thro’ life’s rough and thorny way.

Refrain:
Ever near, ever near,
Dearest Savior, ever near,
Thou art now the Living Way,
Near Thee ever let me stay.

2 Tho’ the night be dark and drear,
And no ray of light I see,
I’ll press on if He is near
To uphold and comfort me. [Refrain]

3 When the cheerful light of day
Raises hope and makes me strong,
Still I would beside Him stay,
Lift to Him my thankful song. [Refrain]

4 Shades of death I will not fear,
Jesus lights the darkest way;
And I know He will be near
Till I reach the perfect day. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #12126

Author: Ellen M. Hastings

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Text Information

First Line: Ever near my Savior's side
Author: Ellen M. Hastings
Refrain First Line: Ever near, ever near

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #12126
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #12126

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