Don't keep Jesus waiting, waiting evermore

Don't keep Jesus waiting, waiting evermore

Author: George W. Crofts
Tune: [Don't keep Jesus waiting] (Cline)
Published in 18 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Don’t keep Jesus waiting,
Waiting evermore,
Hark! He knocketh softly
At thy bosom’s door;
Haste that door to open,
Open, I implore.

2 Don’t keep Jesus waiting,
Waiting at the door,
How He suffered for thee,
All thy sins He bore;
Bid Him freely enter,
Bid Him, I implore.

3 Don’t keep Jesus waiting,
Friend He is and more,
As thy Savior loves thee,
None e’er loved before;
Do not turn Him from thee,
Do not, I implore.

4 Don’t keep Jesus waiting,
Till the day is o’er,
Sad, should Jesus leave thee,
Leave thee evermore;
Wide the door fling open,
Open, I implore.

Source: Best Hymns No. 4 #35

Author: George W. Crofts

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First Line: Don't keep Jesus waiting, waiting evermore
Author: George W. Crofts

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Instances (1 - 18 of 18)

Alexander's Male Choir #d8

Beautiful Light #d12

Best Hymns No. 2 #d23

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Best Hymns No. 3: for services of song in Christian work #45

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Best Hymns No. 4 #35

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Calvary Songs: A Choice Collection of Gospel Songs, both Old and New #283

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Good Tidings: Nos. 1 & 2 combined #B21

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Hymns and Spiritual Songs #183a

Hymns for the People for Services of Song in Christian Work #d33

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Hymns New and Old, No. 2: for use in gospel meetings and other religious services #119

Hymns New and Old, Revised #d46

Peerless Hymns #d37

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Pentecostal Hymns Nos. 3 and 4 Combined #406

Songs for Men #d15

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Towner's Male Choir Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4 Combined #63

Universal Songs and Hymns, a complete hymnal #d35

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