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Sinking Down

There's a brother sinking down today

Author: Tom A. Ferguson
Tune: [There’s a brother sinking down today]
Published in 5 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 There’s a brother sinking down today;
Will you lend to him a helping hand?
He is drifting, drifting far away,
And his feet are on the sinking sand.

Sinking down, sinking down,
There’s a brother sinking down today;
Sinking down, sinking down,
There’s a brother drifting far away.

2 Many souls are sinking down today
That have never heard a Christian pray;
Can you speak to them a word of cheer,
To bring comfort to the sinner’s ear? [Refrain]

3 There are broken hearts so sad tonight,
That are lost from Jesus and the light;
They are drifting far away from shore
Where they will be lost for evermore. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #8851

Author: Tom A. Ferguson

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Text Information

First Line: There's a brother sinking down today
Title: Sinking Down
Author: Tom A. Ferguson
Refrain First Line: Sinking down, yes, sinking down
Copyright: Public Domain



The Cyber Hymnal #8851
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)


Instances (1 - 1 of 1)

The Cyber Hymnal #8851

Include 4 pre-1979 instances
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