[Afar from home, beset by fear]

[Afar from home, beset by fear]

Composer: D. B. Towner
Published in 7 hymnals

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Composer: D. B. Towner

Towner, Daniel B. (Rome, Pennsylvania, 1850--1919). Attended grade school in Rome, Penn. when P.P. Bliss was teacher. Later majored in music, joined D.L. Moody, and in 1893 became head of the music department at Moody Bible Institute. Author of more than 2,000 songs. --Paul Milburn, DNAH Archives Go to person page >

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Composer: D. B. Towner


Afar from home, beset by fear

Christ Our Refuge and Portion

To thee, O Lord, I humbly cry,
To Thee my supplication make,
To Thee I bring my sad complaint,
To thee my bitter grief I take.

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Komm' heim!


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