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Jesus, I Wait

I'm weary in the vail of woe

Author: M. H. H. Lee
Tune: [I'm weary in this vale of woe]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 I’m weary in this vale of woe,
Of sorrow everywhere I go,
But faith makes glad the darkest sky,
By whispering, "He is nigh."

Refrain:
I’m waiting only for Thy call,
My gracious Lord, my life, my all;
To joys beyond the golden gates,
Dear Jesus, Lord, I wait.

2 Some time the shadows thick and fast
Upon my sunlit skies are cast;
Then whispers, hope, forever bright,
"Beyond the cloud is light." [Refrain]

3 Oft times I feel my sinful load,
Too heavy on life’s weary road;
Then whispers love, in swee"t refrain,
"Trust, weary heart, again. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #12902

Author: M. H. H. Lee

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Text Information

First Line: I'm weary in the vail of woe
Title: Jesus, I Wait
Author: M. H. H. Lee
Meter: 8.8.8.8 with refrain
Refrain First Line: I'm waiting only for thy call
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #12902
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #12902

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