Abide with us

Tarry with us, blessed Jesus

Author: William Thomas Dale
Tune: [Tarry With Us]
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: William Thomas Dale

The Rev. William Thomas Dale, D.D., died September 21 at his home in Nashville, Tenn., being nearly 80 years old at the time of his death. He was born, Feb. 20, 1845, near Elk River, Alabama, eight miles west of Fayetteville, Tenn., and was dedicated to God in infancy in the holy ordinance of baptism. Dr. Dale was a great and good man. The foundation of his greatness was laid in his childhood, back in his father's home, around the family altar. He often said. "I owe much to the influence of early religious training in my father's home. My father held family prayers morning and night." He learned that old, familiar prayer of childhood around his mother's knee: "Now I lay me down to sleep; I pray the Lord my soul to keep.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Tarry with us, blessed Jesus
Title: Abide with us
Author: William Thomas Dale



Instances (1 - 12 of 12)

Gospel Voices No.2 #d119

Harvest Bells No.2 #d77

Harvest Bells No. 2 #d73

Our Thankful Songs #d161

Purest Pearls #d48

Purest Pearls #d52

Songs of Conquest No. l #d75

Spirit and Life #d149

The Go Ye Hymnal #d113

The Search Light: a collection of songs for Sunday schools and gospel meetings #54

The Shining Way #d88

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The Song Victor for the Sunday School and Public School Use #126

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