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Unsaved

O why will you go away tonight Unsaved, far away from God!

Author: Chas. H. Gabriel
Tune: [O why will you go away tonight]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 O why will you go away tonight
Unsaved—far away from God!
Why grope in the darkness, refusing the light
Wherein all the saints have trod.

Refrain:
You’re going away unsaved,
You’re going away unsaved,
Though still there is room,
And Jesus says “Come!”
You are going away unsaved.

2 O why will you go away tonight
Unheeding the Spirit’s call?
The table is spread, and the Master awaits
With room at the feast for all! [Refrain]

3 O why will you go away tonight
To wander in pathless gloom?
Come now, ere the Spirit forever departs,
And leaves thee unto thy doom! [Refrain]

4 O why will you go away tonight?
Decide, sinner, while you may;
From life everlasting from friends and from God,
O why will you turn away? [Refrain]

Source: New Songs for Service #247

Author: Chas. H. Gabriel

Pseudonyms: C. D. Emerson, Charlotte G. Homer, S. B. Jackson, A. W. Lawrence, Jennie Ree… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O why will you go away tonight Unsaved, far away from God!
Title: Unsaved
Author: Chas. H. Gabriel
Language: English
Refrain First Line: You're going away unsaved
Copyright: Public Domain

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New Songs for Service #247

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