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Rodeheaver, Homer A. (Homer Alvan), 1880-1955; Ackley, B. D. (Bentley DeForrest), 1872-1958; Gabriel, Chas. H. (Charles Hutchinson), 1856-1932 (ed.) / Great revival hymns. No. 2 : for the church, Sunday school and evangelistic services

Great revival hymns, number 2,   pp. [3]-[156]

Page [156]

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am   far   frae my hame, an' I'm wear-y aft - en-whiles, For the
I'll ne'er be fu' con-tent, un  - tit mine een do see  The
these sights an' these soun's will as naething be  to me, When I
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ne-brimgin', an' myFaither's welcome smiles
gates o' heav-en [Omit ................]  an' myamn  countrie.
e an-gels sing-in'[Omit ............]   in  my am    countrie.
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earth is fleck'd wi flow-ers, mon - y - tint -ed, fresh an' gay;
bird - ies war - ble blithe-ly, for my Fai-thermadethemae:
His gude word o' promise that some gladsome day, the King
His    royal palace His bahed hame will bring;
een an' w  hert rnn  0wr, we shall see
g"In His beauty, in oor ain countrie,
sis ae been mony, an' my sorrows hae been sair;
there they'll never vex me, nor be remembered mair:
His bluid has made me white, an' His han' shall dry my e'e,
n He brings me hame at last, to my ain countrie.
is faithfu', that hath promised, an' He'll surely come again,
11 keep His tryst wi' me, at what oor I dinna ken;
He bids me still to wait, an' ready aye to be,
gang at ony moment to my ain countrie.
i'm watching aye, and singin' o' my hame, as I wait,
the soun'in' o' His fitfa' this side the gowden gate:
gie His grace to ilka ane wha' listens noo to me,
t we a' may gang in gladness to oor ain countrie.

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