457. I Am Praying for You

1 I have a Savior– He’s pleading in glory,
A dear, loving Savior, though earth friends be few;
And now He is watching in tenderness o’er me,
But O, that my Savior were your Savior, too.

For you I am praying,
For you I am praying,
For you I am praying,
I’m praying for you.

2 I have a Father– to me He has given
A hope for eternity, blessed and true;
And soon will He call me to meet Him in heaven,
But O, that He’d let me bring you with me, too! [Refrain]

3 I have a robe: ’tis resplendent in whiteness,
Awaiting in glory my wondering view;
O, when I receive it all shining in brightness,
Dear friend, could I see you receiving one, too! [Refrain]

4 When He has found you– tell others the story,
That my loving Savior is your Savior, too;
Then pray that your Savior will bring them to glory,
And prayer will be answered- ’twas answered for you! [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: I have a Savior— He's pleading in glory
Title: I Am Praying for You
Author: S. O'Maley Cluff
Refrain First Line: For you I am praying
Language: English
Publication Date: 1982
Topic: Testimony, Witness and Evangelism
Tune Information
Name: [I have a Savior— He's pleading in glory]
Composer: Ira D. Sankey
Key: G Major or modal

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