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Weary soul, the Lord is near

Weary soul, the Lord is near

Author: Arhur Willis Spooner
Tune: [Weary soul, the Lord is near]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Weary soul, the Lord is near,
He will save you, do not fear;
O’er life’s storm-swept Galilee,
He will come to rescue thee.

O’er life’s billows wild and chilling,
Hear him calling “It is I!”
With his voice the wild waves stilling,
Do not fear, your Lord is nigh.

2 Troubled soul, with sorrow press’d,
Come and Christ will give you rest;
Ev’ry burden he will bear,
All your trials, all your care. [Refrain]

3 Sin-sick soul, why longer wait?
Hasten e’er it be too late!
Jesus shows his wounded side,
Can you spurn the crucified? [Refrain]

Source: Songs for All #21

Author: Arhur Willis Spooner

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Text Information

First Line: Weary soul, the Lord is near
Author: Arhur Willis Spooner
Refrain First Line: O'er life's billows wild and chilling


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Songs for All #21

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Songs of Love Divine #21

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