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226. Let Him In

1 There's a Stranger at the door,
Let Him in;
He has been there oft before,
Let Him in;
Let Him in, ere He is gone,
Let Him in, the Holy One,
Jesus Christ, the Father's Son,
Let Him in.

2 Open now to Him your heart,
Let Him in;
If you wait He will depart,
Let Him in;
Let Him in, He is your friend,
He your soul will sure defend,
He will keep you to the end,
Let Him in.

3 Hear you now His loving voice?
Let Him in;
Now, oh, now make Him your choice,
Let Him in;
He is standing at your door,
Joy to you He will restore,
And His name you will adore,
Let Him in.

4 Now admit the heav'nly Guest
Let Him in;
He will make for you a feast,
Let Him in;
He will speak your sins forgiv'n,
And when earth ties all are riv'n,
He will take you home to heav'n,
Let Him in.

Text Information
First Line: There's a Stranger at the door
Title: Let Him In
Author: J. B. Atchinson
Publication Date: 1960
Topic: Invitation
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: [There's a Stranger at the door]
Composer: E. O. Excell
Key: D♭ Major



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