O I love to talk with Jesus

O I love to talk with Jesus

Tune: [O I love to talk with Jesus]
Published in 7 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 O I love to talk with Jesus, for it smoothes the rugged road;
And it seems to help me onward, when I faint beneath my load;
When my heart is crush'd with sorrow and my eyes with tears are dim,
There is naught can yield me comfort like a little talk with Him.

2 Oft I tell Him I am weary and I fain would be at rest;
That I'm daily, hourly longing to repose upon His breast;
And He answers me so kindly in the tend'rest tones of love,
"I am coming soon to take thee to My happy Home above."

3 Though the way is long and dreary to that far-off distant clime,
Yet I know that my Redeemer journeys with me all the time;
And the more I come to know Him, and His wondrous grace explore,
How my longing groweth stronger still to know Him more and more.

4 So, I'll wait a little longer till my Lord's appointed time,
And along the upward pathway still my pilgrim feet shall climb;
Soon within my Father's dwelling, where the many mansions be,
I shall see my blessed Saviour, and He then will talk with me.

Source: Gospel Hymns No. 6 #83

Text Information

First Line: O I love to talk with Jesus
Copyright: Public Domain

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Christian Endeavor Edition of Gospel Hymns No. 6 #83

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Christian Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs Suitable for Use in Public Worship #366

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Church and Sunday School Hymnal with Supplement #198

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Gospel Hymns No. 6 #83

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Gospel Hymns Nos. 5 and 6 Combined #320

Life Songs No. 2 #d192

Songs of Praise and Worship #d37

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