Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.@Matthew 11:28

John S. Haugh, 1891.

Bratislava John R. Sweney, 1891 (🔊 pdf nwc).

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John R. Sweney (1837-1899)

Everywhere with Jesus,
Thus I find sweet rest;
Just the way He goeth,
Is for me the best.

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Everywhere, everywhere,
Thus I find sweet rest;
Just the way He goeth,
Is for me the best.

Brightest day without Him,
Has but clouded light;
Walking in His presence
Even night is bright.

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When I follow Jesus,
Pressing to His side,
Even ills seem helpful,
As a gracious tide.

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If His goings take me
Into pathways strait,
Yet His blessèd presence
Brightens every state.

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