Pleading Savior (Deodatus Dutton)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2021-06-01). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 49 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Transcribed from The Christian Lyre, 1831. Note heads changed to shapes (4-shape). One stanza of Leland's hymn included.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-09-03). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 48 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Arranged by William Walker. Notes in four-shape format, as published in 1846. Seven stanzas included, as in Southern and Western Pocket Harmonist, 1846.
First published: 1831 in The Christian Lyre
2nd published: 1846 in Southern and Western Pocket Harmonist, p. 256
Description: A folk hymn (Jackson 1953b, No. 100). First published by Deodatus Dutton in Joshua Leavitt's Christian Lyre, 1831, p. 156, for Tenor and Bass. Re-arranged by William Walker in his Southern and Western Pocket Harmonist, 1846, pp. 110-111, with new Treble and Bass parts; William Walker added an Alto part in his Christian Harmony, 1867, p. 256. The words by John Leland, ca. 1790, with six or seven stanzas.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Now the Savior stands a pleading.