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Draw me, Jesus, close to thee

Draw me, Jesus, close to thee

Author: Adaline H. Beery
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Adaline H. Beery

Adaline H. Beery was born on De­cem­ber 20, 1859 in Han­o­ver, Penn­syl­van­ia. Ad­a­line’s fam­i­ly moved to Io­wa when she was 10 years old. She at­tend­ed Mount Mor­ris Col­lege Acad­e­my, Mount Mor­ris, Il­li­nois and for while taught in Io­wa pub­lic schools. Ad­a­line wrote hun­dreds of po­ems, ma­ny of which ap­peared in Breth­ren pe­ri­od­i­cals and in the 1897 Po­ems of a De­cade. She died on Feb­ru­ary 24, 1929, Kane, Il­li­nois. NN, Hymnary editor. Source: http://www.hymntime.com/tch/bio/b/e/e/beery_ah.htm Go to person page >

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First Line: Draw me, Jesus, close to thee
Author: Adaline H. Beery
Refrain First Line: Draw me, Jesus, to thy heart

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Bright Light #118

Gospel Chimes #d15

The Brethren's Sunday School Song Book #d26

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