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Following Fully

One day the Shepherd passed, and turning, said

Author: Maud Fraser
Tune: [One day the Shepherd passed, and turning said]
Published in 5 hymnals

Representative Text

1 One day the Shepherd passed, and turning said,
Come, follow me;
What wonder that in haste I rose,
So kind was He!

2 He lead me through green pastures land,
By waters still;
With such a Guide, who would not follow,
Go where He will?

3 From out no other eye had ever beamed
Such love on me;
Good Shepherd, lead, and I will follow
Hard after Thee.

4 Black clouds were gathering on a blacker sky, the
World all so drear;
Upon the night wind rose the cry of
One in great fear.

5 Dear Lord, the darkness falls upon me,
I cannot see;
My feet are stumbling on the mountains;
Oh! succor me.

6 And soon there came a loving call in answer,
"Be not afraid;
Mine eyes shall guide the blind ones, and the weary
Mine arm shall aid."

7 None ever perished following Jesus fully,
No, never one;
The weakest lambs are carried in His bosom and
Brought safely home.

Source: Gospel Hymns No. 6 #21

Author: Maud Fraser

Maud Frazer Jackson USA 1873-1950. It is surmised she lived in PA and/or NJ. She was a religious author, poet, and music compiler, who published her collections of music, including 400 hymns called “Hymns about forgiveness!”, “Wayside Song” (1922), and “Starlight & lamplight” (1928). Her poems were sometimes furnished to newspapers around the country and printed. John Perry  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: One day the Shepherd passed, and turning, said
Title: Following Fully
Author: Maud Fraser
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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Christian Endeavor Edition of Gospel Hymns No. 6 #21

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Gospel Hymns No. 6 #21

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Gospel Hymns Nos. 1 to 6 #434

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Gospel Hymns Nos. 5 and 6 Combined #258

Warrior Songs for the White Cavalry. 3rd ed. #d246

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