Don't Leave Me, Lord

DESCRIPTION: Chorus: "Don't leave me Lord (2x), Lord, don't leave me behind (2x)." Verses: "Jesus is my friend ... He will go with me to the end." "I don't want to stumble and I don't want to stop ... I don't want to be a stumbling block."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1901 (Dett)
KEYWORDS: nonballad religious Jesus
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Dett, p. 31, "Don't Leave Me, Lord" (1 text, 1 tune; p. 117 in the 1901 edition)
cf. "Please Lord, Don't Leave Me" (chorus)
NOTES [12 words]: In Dett's verses, every alternate line is "Lord, don't leave me behind." - BS
Last updated in version 4.1
File: Dett031

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