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Bring Them In

Hark! 'tis the Shepherd's voice I hear

Author: Alexcenah Thomas
Tune: BRING THEM IN
Published in 340 hymnals

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Representative Text

1 Hark! 'Tis the Shepherd's voice I hear,
Out in the desert dark and drear,
Calling the sheep who've gone astray,
Far from the Shepherd's fold away.

Refrain:
Bring them in, bring them in,
Bring them in from the fields of sin;
Bring them in, bring them in,
Bring the wandering ones to Jesus.

2 Who'll go and help this Shepherd kind,
Help Him the wandering ones to find?
Who'll bring the lost ones to the fold,
Where they'll be sheltered from the cold? [Refrain]

3 Out in the desert hear their cry,
Out on the mountains wild and high;
Hark! 'Tis the Master speaks to thee,
"Go find My sheep where'er they be." [Refrain]

Source: African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymnal #236

Author: Alexcenah Thomas

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Text Information

First Line: Hark! 'tis the Shepherd's voice I hear
Title: Bring Them In
Author: Alexcenah Thomas
Meter: 8.8.8.8 with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Bring them in, bring them in
Notes: Spanish translation: "Llama Jesús, el Buen Pastor" by Anonymous
Copyright: Public Domain

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Media

The Cyber Hymnal #645
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Instances

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African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymnal #236

Clarion Call #20

First Baptist Favorites #12

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Hymns of Faith #464

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Rejoice Hymns #642

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Sacred Selections for the Church #529

Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #361

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Small Church Music #2940

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Soul-stirring Songs and Hymns (Rev. ed.) #389

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The A.M.E. Zion Hymnal #383

The Christian Life Hymnal #361

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The Cyber Hymnal #645

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Timeless Truths #668

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Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #445

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Worship and Service Hymnal #425

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