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Just a little nearer

Representative Text

1 Heav'nly Father, I would be
Just a little nearer;
I would all thy glory see
Just a little clearer.

Chorus:
Nearer, nearer would I be,
Just a little nearer;
Draw me nearer, Lord, to thee,
Just a little nearer.

2 Lest I wander, Lord, from thee,
Just a little nearer
May thy Spirit ever be
Just a little nearer. [Chorus]

3 Let thy love encompass me,
Just a little nearer;
Height and depth of love must be
Just a little nearer. [Chorus]

Source: Songs of Free Grace #69

Author: C. A. Fyke

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Text Information

First Line: Heavenly Father I would be
Title: Just a little nearer
Author: C. A. Fyke
Refrain First Line: Nearer, nearer would I be
Publication Date: 1880
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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Echoes of Love #d10

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Songs of Free Grace #69

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Songs of Glory-Land #51

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