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Christ is knocking at the door

Hear ye not the gentle sound

Author: H. J. Europe
Tune: [Christ is knocking at the door]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Hear you not the gentle sound
At your heart as Christ goes round?
Gently knocking at each door,
Knocking, knocking, ever more.

Refrain:
Knocking, knocking, at your heart’s door,
Knocking, knocking, evermore;
Gently knocking at your heart’s door,
Knocking, knocking, evermore.

2 Do not let Him knock in vain;
Now He knocks again, again;
If you’ll not undo the door,
He may leave to knock no more. [Refrain]

3 But if you will let Him in,
Heav’nly joys you’ll sup with Him;
He will take away your sin,
Holy pleasures place within. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #13361

Author: H. J. Europe

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Text Information

First Line: Hear ye not the gentle sound
Title: Christ is knocking at the door
Author: H. J. Europe
Meter: 7.7.7.7 with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Knocking, knocking at thy heart's door
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #13361
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #13361

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