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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

Jesus Loves the Little Ones

When in days long passed away

Author: Jennie Wilson
Tune: [When in days long passed away]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

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1 When in days long passed away,
Jesus walked by Galilee,
Eager listners heard Him say:
“Let the children come to me.”

Jesus loved the little ones,
When He made this world His home;
Still He loves the little ones,
And to Him He bids them come.

2 Now from His exalted place,
Still the Savior kind and mild,
To the kingdom of His grace,
Fain would welcome ev’ry child. [Refrain]

3 Souls of Children glorified,
Sinless lambs in heaven’s fold,
Dwelling where the blest abide,
E’er the Father’s face behold. [Refrain]

4 As they reach His throne above,
Sweetest music to the Lord,
Are the songs of praise and love,
Children sin in glad accord. [Refrain]

Source: Gospel Herald in Song #176

Author: Jennie Wilson

Wilson, Jennie Bain. (d. 3 September 1913). Obituaries available in the DNAH Archives.… Go to person page >

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First Line: When in days long passed away
Title: Jesus Loves the Little Ones
Author: Jennie Wilson
Refrain First Line: Jesus loved the little ones


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Gospel Herald in Song #176

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