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When Jesus alone was standing

When Jesus alone was standing

Author: F. F. Dawdy
Tune: [When Jesus alone was standing]
Published in 11 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 When Jesus alone was standing,
By all His friends forgot,
And Peter, near by, denying,
Saying, "I know Him not,"
'Twas then he saw the Savior
Look at him tenderly;
And then, rememb'ring the saying,
Went and wept bitterly.

Refrain:
He tenderly looked at me,
He tenderly looked at me,
He drew me graciously to Him,
When He tenderly looked at me.

2 When drifting away in darkness,
Lost in the blackest night,
Out on the sea of sorrow,
Far from the Blessed Light,
I heard a sweet voice calling,
Calling from o'er the sea,
And then I saw my Savior,
Tenderly look at me. [Refrain]

3 They took my blessed Savior
Out to the mountain side,
And nailed Him there to the cross-tree,
Jesus, the Crucified.
And when I saw my Savior,
Dying on Calvary,
He drew me graciously to Him,
By His kind look at me. [Refrain]

Source: Favorites Number 3: A Collection of Gospel Songs #27

Author: F. F. Dawdy

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Text Information

First Line: When Jesus alone was standing
Author: F. F. Dawdy
Refrain First Line: He tenderly looked at me

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Christian Joy #d135

Enduring Hymns #d251

TextAudio

Favorites Number 3 #27

Gospel Bells #d251

Let Everybody Sing #d260

Radio Beams #181

Sacred Selections #d175

Sing Hosannas (a revised and enlarged ed. of Let Everybody Sing) #d286

Page Scan

Songs of Salvation and Service. Revised #112

Spiritual Songs #d238

Spiritual Songs #d264

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