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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 and temptation within.

Chorus:
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. [Chorus]

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

4 Weary and lonely and troubled,
Broken in spirit and heart,
Come to the gracious Redeemer:
Child of His mercy thou art. [Chorus]

Source: International Song Service: with Bright Gems from fifty authors, for Sunday-schools, gospel meetings, missionary and young people's societies, prayer-meetings, etc. #174

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
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Bright Gems #d186

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Hymn-Songs #95

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International Song Service #174

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Sacred Trio #334

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Showers of Blessing #10

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The Sacred Trio #334

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Words of Life #12

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