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O doubting soul, see Jesus

O doubting soul, see Jesus

Author: Mrs. S. K. Bourne
Tune: BEDFORD (Shepperd)
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

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1 O doubting soul, see Jesus!
He’s standing on the shore;
His voice can still the tempest,
And hush the billows’ roar.
His hand will bear thee o’er the waves,
For Jesus loves and Jesus saves!

Refrain:
His hand will bear thee o’er the waves,
For Jesus loves and Jesus saves!

2 O weeping one, see Jesus!
He’s calling thee today;
He’ll give thee songs for sighing,
And wipe thy tears away.
When waves of sorrow o’er thee roll
He’ll whisper peace unto thy soul. [Refrain]

3 O sinful soul, see Jesus!
He waits to set thee free;
‘Tis He alone can pardon,
he died to ransom thee;
When passion’s raging billows roar
He’ll bring thee safely to the shore. [Refrain]

Source: Gloria Deo: a Collection of Hymns and Tunes for Public Worship in all Departments of the Church #259

Author: Mrs. S. K. Bourne

Susan Ketchum Bourne was the widow of the Rev. Shearjashub Bourne. She was largely identified with church and missionary work in the Congregational church of Manhattan, and was an active and charter member of Sorosis. She was perhaps best known to old New Yorkers as the chief founder and President of the Lydia F. Wadleigh Association. © The Cyber Hymnal™ (www.hymntime.com/tch) Go to person page >

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First Line: O doubting soul, see Jesus
Author: Mrs. S. K. Bourne
Refrain First Line: His hand will bear thee o'er the waves

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Gloria Deo #259

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