Comfort Others

If your own heart you would gladden

Author: Jennie Wilson
Tune: [If your own heart you would gladden]
Published in 1 hymnal

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1 If your own heart you would gladden,
If your own life you would bless,
Lift another’s heavy burden,
Solace some one in distress.

Comfort others, comfort others,
Lessen human grief and pain,
Thus unfailing consolation
And rich blessing you will gain.

2 If you long to have the music
In your soul of joy’s sweet song,
Turn another’s sigh to singing,
As your pass your way along. [Refrain]

3 If you fain would have the brightness
Of love’s light upon you shine,
Cheer some sad and lonely spirit
With the rays of love divine. [Refrain]

4 If you seek the sweetest rapture
Of the fair celestial home,
Bring to Christ the lost and hopeless
From the sinful ways they roam. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Sovereign Grace #44

Author: Jennie Wilson

Wilson, Jennie Bain. (d. 3 September 1913). Obituaries available in the DNAH Archives.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: If your own heart you would gladden
Title: Comfort Others
Author: Jennie Wilson
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Comfort others, comfort others
Publication Date: 1897
Copyright: Public Domain


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Songs of Sovereign Grace #44

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