Though wandering in a stranger land

Though wandering in a stranger land

Published in 7 hymnals

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Though wandering in a stranger-land,
Though on the waste no altar stand,
Take comfort! thou art not alone,
While Faith hath marked thee for her own.

Wouldst thou a temple? look above,—
The heavens stretch over all in love;
A book? for thine evangel scan
The wondrous history of man.

And though no organ-peal be heard,
In harmony the winds are stirred;
And there the morning stars upraise
Their ancient songs of deathless praise.



Source: A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #88

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A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #88

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A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. (10th ed.) #88

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Church Harmonies #57

Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d716

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The Disciples' Hymn Book #349

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The Gospel Psalmist #118

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The Psalms of Life #406

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