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Slide set: Rescue the perishing (song: W. Butcher & Sons, 4 slides, in/before 1910)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Rescue the perishing, care for the dying, / Snatch them in pity from sin and the grave;
Slide 2
Though they are slighting Him, still He is waiting, / Waiting the penitent child to receive,
Slide 3
Down in the human heart, crushed by the tempter, / Feelings lie buried that grace can restore;
Slide 4**
Rescue the perishing -- duty demands it; / Strength for thy labour the Lord will provide;
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisation

in stock of W. Butcher & Sons, 1910

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1910)
Reading or song

Fanny Crosby and W. Howard Doane, Rescue the perishing (1869)

Related slide set

see generic title Rescue the perishing (generic set title – 4 different versions are known)


4 slides known to exist in private collection

1 slide in Royal Albert Memorial Museum Collection

Lucerna ID  3007192

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 22 February 2021

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