Hark, there comes a whisper

Hark, there comes a whisper

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [Hark! There comes a whisper]
Published in 37 hymnals

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1. Hark! there comes a whisper
Stealing on thine ear:
’Tis the Savior calling,
Soft, soft and clear.

Give thy heart to Me,
Once I died for thee;
Hark! Hark! thy Savior calls:
Come, sinner, come!

2. With that voice so gentle,
Dost thou hear Him say?
Tell Me all thy sorrows;
Come, come away! [Refrain]

3. Wouldst thou find a refuge
For thy soul oppressed?
Jesus kindly answers,
I am thy Rest. [Refrain]

4. At the cross of Jesus,
Let thy burden fall;
While He gently whispers,
I’ll bear it all. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #2641

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

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Text Information

First Line: Hark, there comes a whisper
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Refrain First Line: Give thy heart to me



The Cyber Hymnal #2641
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Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Small Church Music #661

The Baptist Hymnal: for use in the church and home #261


The Cyber Hymnal #2641

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