There You May Rest

Hasten, ye weary, why do you linger

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [Hasten, ye weary, why do you linger]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Hasten, ye weary, why do you linger?
Waters are flowing that sparkle for you,
Close by the wayside, cool and refreshing;
Come, and your vigor and strength renew.

There you may rest, happy and blest,
Safe with the Shepherd kind;
He from danger will protect you,
Rest forever you there shall find.

2 Hasten, ye weary, green are the pastures
Where your Redeemer will bid you repose;
Great are the mercies, rich are the blessings,
Falling in love till your cup o’erflows. [Refrain]

3 Come to the banquet he is preparing,
Under his banner you then shall recline;
There on his bosom he will enfold you,
Causing his light in your soul to shine. [Refrain]

Source: Showers of Blessing #66

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

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Text Information

First Line: Hasten, ye weary, why do you linger
Title: There You May Rest
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Language: English
Refrain First Line: There you may rest, happy and blest
Copyright: Public Domain



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