The Savior At The Door

Behold the Savior at your door, Your kindest, truest Friend

Author: W. H. Bagby
Published in 5 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Behold the Saviour at your door
Your kindest, truest Friend
Is seeking entrance to your heart,
Your life with His to blend.

The Saviour’s knocking at your door,
And asking entrance in,
He’s knocking, asking o’er and o’er;
Oh, open unto Him!

2 Oh yes, the blessed Son of God,
Tho’ Lord of all above,
Now pauses at your lowly door
And speaks in tones of love:— [Chorus]

3 “If any man will hear my voice
And open unto me,
I’ll sup with him and he with me,
And friends for aye we’ll be.” [Chorus]

4 With hand and feet and wounded side,
He’s knocking at your door,
Oh sinner let Him not depart!
He’ll call on thee no more. [Chorus]

Source: Gems and Jewels #84

Author: W. H. Bagby

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Text Information

First Line: Behold the Savior at your door, Your kindest, truest Friend
Title: The Savior At The Door
Author: W. H. Bagby
Refrain First Line: The Savior's knocking at your door
Copyright: Public Domain



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Hymns of the Saints #372

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