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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Alone with Jesus

There's a place I love to tarry

Author: D. M. Shanks
Tune: [There's a place I love to tarry]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 There’s a place I love to tarry,
When my soul is sad, oppressed,
‘Tis alone with Christ my Saviour,
Where He bids me “Come and rest.”

Refrain:
Just to be alone with Jesus,
Just to hear Him softly say:
“Fear not, though the world forsake you,
Lo I’m with you alway.”

2 When the cares of life are heavy,
And beneath my cross I bend;
Then I go alone with Jesus,
For He is my dearest Friend. [Refrain]

3 When the tempter would assail me,
Jesus bids me to Him flee;
He’s my Refuge, Friend and Saviour,
He is all in all to me. [Refrain]

Source: New Songs of Praise and Power 1-2-3 Combined #293

Author: D. M. Shanks

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Text Information

First Line: There's a place I love to tarry
Title: Alone with Jesus
Author: D. M. Shanks
Refrain First Line: Just to be alone with Jesus

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New Songs of Praise and Power 1-2-3 Combined #293

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