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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.

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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