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His Word Endureth

O wanderer from the Savior's fold

Author: Ida M. Budd
Tune: [O wanderer from the Savior's fold]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 O wand’rer from the Saviour’s fold,
Where’er thy way may be,
Can earth such sweet assurance give
AS that He offers thee?

Refrain:
Heav’n and earth shall pass away,
But my words shall not pass away;
Heav’n and earth shall pass away,
But my words shall not pass away.

2 Canst thou not hear His loving words,
Thro’ all earth’s restless strife,
“He that believeth on the Son
Hath everlasting life.” [Refrain]

3 Fear not; believe, for only they
Who trust may enter in;
By faith eternal life is won,
And vict’ry over sin. [Refrain]

4 Come, then, O soul, and find in Him
Thy life, thy rest, thy peace;
So shall thy heav’nly joys begin,
And never, never cease. [Refrain]

Source: Praise and Promise: for use in Sunday-schools, prayer meetings, revivals, young people's meetings and on special occasions #68

Author: Ida M. Budd

Ida M. Budd was born in 1859 in a log cabin in Saginaw County, Michigan. When she was three years old her parents moved to Milford, Michigan. She loved nature and books. She decided to be a school teacher, receiving her teaching certificate when she was fifteen. Her first poem was published in 1881. She is known for her poems for children. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O wanderer from the Savior's fold
Title: His Word Endureth
Author: Ida M. Budd
Refrain First Line: Heaven and earth shall pall away
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