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575. Savior, lead me lest I stray

1 Savior, lead me lest I, stray,
Gently lead me all the way;
I am safe when by thy side,
I would in thy love abide.

Refrain:
Lead me, lead me.
Savior, lead me lest I stray;
Gently down the stream of time,
Lead me, Savior, all the way.

2 Thou the refuge of my soul,
When life’s stormy billows roll;
I am safe when thou art nigh,
All my hopes on thee rely. [Refrain]

3 Savior, lead me, then at last,
When the storm of life is past;
To the land of endless day,
Where all tears are wiped away. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Savior, lead me lest I, lead me lest I stray
Title: Savior, lead me lest I stray
Author: Frank M. Davis, 1839-1897
Refrain First Line: Lead me, lead me
Meter: 77 77 with refrain
Language: English
Publication Date: 2012
Scripture: ; ; ; ;
Topic: Funeral: Sacraments; Eternal Life; Guidance (7 more...)
Tune Information
Name: LEAD ME
Composer: Frank M. Davis, 1839-1897
Arranger: Kenneth W. Louis, b.1956
Meter: 77 77 with refrain
Key: D♭ Major
Copyright: arr. © 2012, GIA Publications, Inc.



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