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How shall I come to Jesus

How shall I come to Jesus

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [How shall I come to Jesus?]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 How shall I come to Jesus?
How can I now believe,
Since I at first refused him,
Will he my heart receive?

Refrain:
Jesus, I look alone to thee,
Jesus, thy blood was shed for me;
Coming by faith, my pray’r shall be:
Save, oh, save me Jesus.

2 How shall I come to Jesus?
Nothing have I to bring;
Dare I approach his presence?
He is a royal King. [Refrain]

3 How shall I come to Jesus?
Nothing have I to plead;
Say, will the great Physician
Deign my request head? [Refrain]

4 Now shall I come to Jesus,
Now will I seek his face;
Pleading, in faith, his merit,
Asking, in faith, his grace. [Refrain]

Source: Triumphant Songs No.1 #81

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

Pseudonymns: A.V., Mrs. A. E. Andrews, Mrs. E. A. Andrews, Mrs. E. L. Andrews, James L. Black, Henrietta E. Blair, Charles Bruce, Robert Bruce, Leah Carlton, Eleanor Craddock, Lyman G. Cuyler, D.H.W., Ella Dare, Ellen Dare, Mrs. Ellen Douglass, Lizzie Edwards. Miss Grace Elliot, Grace J. Frances, Victoria Frances, Jennie Garnett, Frank Gould, H. D. K., Frances Hope, Annie L. James, Martha J. Lankton [Langton], Grace Lindsey, Maud Marion, Sallie Martin, Wilson Meade, Alice Monteith, Martha C. Oliver, Mrs. N. D. Plume, Kate Smiley, Sallie Smith, J. L. Sterling, John Sterling, Julia Sterling, Ida Scott Taylor, Mary R. Tilden, Hope Tryaway, Carrie M. Wilson, W.H.D. Frances Jane Crosby, the daughter of John and Mercy Crosby, was born in Sout… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: How shall I come to Jesus
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Refrain First Line: Jesus, I look alone to thee

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