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Jesus Through Samaria

Our Savior once wandered on earth as a man

Author: John B. Hicks
Tune: [Our Savior once wandered on earth as a man]
Published in 7 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Our Savior once wandered on earth as a man,
Both footsore and weary to Samaria’s land;
A story He told, most wondrously grand:
Salvation thro’ Jesus for poor sinful man!

Refrain:
We’ll sing this sweet song, this glorious song,
Of Jesus who died on the tree!
He died on the tree for you and for me!
O, sing the sweet story: Salvation is free!

2 Sore, weary, and thirsty, He came to a well,
And there, to a woman, this story did tell;
She heard it with joy, for her soul could be free,
And she this salvation thro’ Jesus did see! [Refrain]

3 Then brother, let’s sing this sweet story, so true,
Salvation thro’ Jesus, for me and for you!
Let every glad heart this great message now tell,
The same old sweet story, told there at the well! [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #12152

Author: John B. Hicks

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Text Information

First Line: Our Savior once wandered on earth as a man
Title: Jesus Through Samaria
Author: John B. Hicks
Language: English
Refrain First Line: We'll sing this sweet song, this glorious song
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Cyber Hymnal #12152

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Sacred Selections for the Church #152

Sacred Songs of the Church #873

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The Cyber Hymnal #12152

Include 4 pre-1979 instances
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