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When Jesus found me

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1 I was weary, lost and straying,
When Jesus sought me;
With the wand’ring sheep was straying,
When the Shepherd dear found me.

He sought and found me,
Hungry, faint and cold;
In His loving arms He brot’ me
Gently to the Shepherd’s fold.

2 I was bruised and faint with weakness,
When Jesus sought me;
Sinful, wretched, vile and helpless,
When the Shepherd dear found me. [Chorus]

3 I’m no longer lost and bleating,
Since Jesus found me;
Safely sheltered in His keeping,
Since the Shepherd dear found m. [Chorus]

4 Sinner, are you weary, wand’ring?
Jesus now seeks you;
Hear, the Shepherd voice is pleading,
Jesus now is calling you. [Chorus]

Source: Inspiring Gospel Solos and Duets No. 2 #142

Author: P. P. Bilhorn

Pseudonyms: W. Ferris Britcher, Irene Durfee; C. Ferris Holden, P. H. Rob­lin (a an­a­gram of his name)… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I was weary, lost and straying
Title: When Jesus found me
Author: P. P. Bilhorn
Language: English
Refrain First Line: He sought and found me
Copyright: Public Domain



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Inspiring Gospel Solos and Duets No. 2 #142

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