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O weary one burdened with sin and care

O weary one burdened with sin and care

Author: Minnie Dietrich
Tune: [O weary one burdened with sin and care]
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1. O weary one burdened with sin and care,
For refuge quickly fly!
The door of God’s mercy is open wide,
And Jesus is passing by.

Refrain
Rest I will give you, rest, sweet rest,
O hear the Savior gently say;
Rest I will give you rest, sweet, rest,
Will you not come? O come today.

2. I suffered and died that you might have life,
Hear now the Savior say;
My comfort and peace I will give to you,
O come then without delay. [Refrain]

3. In pastures green I will make you feed,
And living waters give;
And there you’ll find rest from your care and toil,
Then come to Me now and live. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #5775

Author: Minnie Dietrich

Early 20th Century Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O weary one burdened with sin and care
Author: Minnie Dietrich
Refrain First Line: Rest I will give you, rest, sweet rest

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #5775
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Immanuel's Praise #d134

Page Scan

Life Songs #62

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #5775

Exclude 2 pre-1979 instances
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