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Even the waifs of the street

Jesus loves children, the Bible says so

Author: J. A. Fraser
Tune: [Jesus loves children, the Bible says so]
Published in 10 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Jesus loves children, the bible says so;
He will be with them where ever they go,
Shield them from harm thro’ the darkness of night,
Guide them and help them all day to do right.

Chorus:
Shout the glad news to each one you meet;
Jesus loves even the waifs of the street.

2 “Suffer the children, to come unto me;”
These words He spoke beside blue Galilee;
Not the rich only His sweet message greets,
Jesus loves even the waifs of the street. [Chorus]

3 Ragged, and tattered, and hungry, the waif
May to the Savior repair and be safe;
He once was hungry and friendless, and poor,
That’s why He pities the waifs at the door. [Chorus]

Source: Victory Songs: For the Church, Sunday School and Evangelistic Services. #178

Author: J. A. Fraser

Early 20th Century  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus loves children, the Bible says so
Title: Even the waifs of the street
Author: J. A. Fraser
Refrain First Line: Shout the glad news to each one you meet

Timeline

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #10865TextScoreAudio
Include 9 pre-1979 instances



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