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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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First Line: Though wandering in a stranger land

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Instances (1 - 7 of 7)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #88Text
A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. (10th ed.) #88Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #57Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d716
The Disciples' Hymn Book: a collection of hymns and chants for public and private devotion #349Page Scan
The Gospel Psalmist #118Page Scan
The Psalms of Life: A Compilation of Psalms, Hymns, Chants, Anthems, &c. Embodying the Spiritual, Progressive and Reformatory Sentiment of the Present Age #406Page Scan



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