Pleading Savior (William Walker)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-09-03). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 48 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Notes in four-shape format, as published in 1846. Seven stanzas included, as in Southern and Western Pocket Harmonist, 1846. MusicXML source file(s) is (are) in compressed .mxl format.
Description: A folk hymn (Jackson 1953b, No. 100). First published by Joshua Leavitt in his Christian Lyre, 1830, 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.