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737. Too Late to Pray

1 Dear friends, the time is drawing near
When life shall pass away—
’Tis then too late for heav’n to start,
’Twill be too late to pray.

Refrain:
Too late, too late,
’Twill be too late to pray;
Too late, too late,
When life has passed away.

2 ’Twill be too late when Jesus comes
On that great judgment day,
To call His saints to their reward;
’Twill be too late to pray. [Refrain]

3 You have no promise of your life,
But death is on his way;
How sad ’twill be when Jesus says,
Too late, too late to pray. [Refrain]

4 We pray you now to heaven start,
Let Jesus lead your way;
Don’t wait ’til death is on your brow—
’Tis then too late to pray. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Dear friends, the time is drawing near
Title: Too Late to Pray
Author: Unknown
Meter: 8.6.8.6.4.6.4.6
Scripture: Matthew 25:13
Topic: Exhortation
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Too_Late_to_Pray); Faith Publishing House, Evening Light Songs, 1949, edited 1987 (478)
Refrain First Line: Too late, too late
Tune Information
Name: [Dear friends, the time is drawing near]
Composer: Unknown
Meter: 8.6.8.6.4.6.4.6
Key: A♭ Major
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Too_Late_to_Pray); Faith Publishing House, Evening Light Songs, 1949, edited 1987 (478)



Media
MIDI file: Too_Late_to_Pray.mid
(http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Too_Late_to_Pray)




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