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Precious Words

Precious forever, O wonderful words

Author: Loula Rodgers
Tune: [Precious forever! O wonderful words]
Published in 18 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Precious forever! O wonderful words,
Teach me the pathway of duty;
Lead me beside the still waters of life,
Flowing thro' valleys of beauty.

Precious forever to you and to me,
Words that our Savior has spoken,
Bearing salvation far over the sea,
Healing the hearts that are broken!

2 Freely he offers their promise to all,
"Come unto me whosoever;"
Sinners, oppressed with a burden of woe,
Drink of the bountiful river.[Refrain]

3 Wouldst thou refuse the sweet solace he gives
In the midnight of thy sorrow?
Wouldst thou go on in the darkness of sin,
Longing for no bright to-morrow? [Refrain]

Source: The Christian Sunday School Hymnal: a compilation of choice hymns and tunes for Sunday schools #55

Author: Loula Rodgers

Loula Kendall Rogers Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Precious forever, O wonderful words
Title: Precious Words
Author: Loula Rodgers
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Precious forever to you and to me
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 2 of 2)
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Sacred Selections for the Church #281


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Include 16 pre-1979 instances
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