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Far in the desert wild

Far in the desert wild

Author: C. M. Hott
Tune: [Far in the desert wild]
Published in 24 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Far in the desert wild,
Walking a dreary way;
Suff’ring and sin-defiled,
Going astray.

Pray for the wanderer,
Pray for the wanderer,
Pray for the wanderer,
Going astray.

2 Tenderly bid them come
Back from sin’s wilderness;
Come to our father’s home
Sav’d by His grace. [Refrain]

3 Plead now at mercy’s gate
For each poor wand’ring one;
Soon it will be too late,
Life will be gone. [Refrain]

4 Pray, and with love entreat
All who by sin are press’d;
Bid them at Jesus’ feet
Find endless rest. [Refrain]

Source: The Crowning Day : For use in Sunday Schools and Gospel Meetings #23

Author: C. M. Hott

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Text Information

First Line: Far in the desert wild
Author: C. M. Hott
Refrain First Line: Pray for the wanderer
Copyright: Public Domain



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The Cyber Hymnal #7877

Include 23 pre-1979 instances
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