Weary, O yes thou art weary

Weary, O yes thou art weary

Author: J. Jackson
Tune: [Weary, O yes, thou art weary]
Published in 7 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Weary, oh, yes, thou art weary,
Bearing thy burden of sin;
Clouds of the night are above thee,
Fear the temptation within.

Refrain:
Hear the sweet voice that is pleading with thee,
Pleading with thee, pleading with thee.
Hear the sweet voice that is pleading with thee,
Tenderly pleading with thee.

2 Lonely, oh, yes, thou art lonely,
Plodding thy desolate way,
Far from the arms that would shield thee,
Far from the light and the day. [Refrain]

3 Troubled, oh, yes, thou art troubled;
Comfort has flown from thy breast;
Only in Jesus thy refuge,
Only in him is thy rest. [Refrain]

4 Weary and lonely and troubled,
Broken in spirit and heart,
Come to thy gracious Redeemer;
Child of his mercy thou art. [Refrain]

Source: Showers of Blessing #10

Author: J. Jackson

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Text Information

First Line: Weary, O yes thou art weary
Author: J. Jackson
Refrain First Line: Hear the sweet voice that is pleading

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Hymn-Songs: for use in the Sunday school, young people's meeting, the church and home #95

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Sacred Trio: comprising Redemption Songs, Showers of Blessing, the Joyful Sound #334

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Showers of Blessing #10

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The Sacred Trio: comprising Redemption Songs, Showers of Blessing, The Joyful Sound (Word ed.) #334

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