Why Not Come to Him Now?

I now am so happy in Jesus' love

Author: A. S. Dobbs
Tune: [I now am so happy in Jesus' love] (Bentley)
Published in 9 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 I now am so happy in Jesus’ sweet love,
No sorrow my heart can control;
I’m washed in the fountain that flowed from His side,
And Jesus gives peace to my soul.

Then, friends, why not come and find pardon today?
Why not come, why not come?
The Saviour is waiting, why longer delay?
O come to the fountain today.

2 I know I’m a sinner, a sinner redeemed,
A brand taken out of the flame;
I’ll let my light shine so that others may see,
And praise my Immanuel’s name. [Refrain]

3 The way is so simple the foolish may run,
The halt and the blind may come too;
Tho' crimson your stains, and like scarlet your sins,
The blood makes them whiter than snow. [Refrain]

Source: Joyful Lays: a new collection of songs, prepared and adapted for the Sunday School #108

Author: A. S. Dobbs

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Text Information

First Line: I now am so happy in Jesus' love
Title: Why Not Come to Him Now?
Author: A. S. Dobbs
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O, why not come to Him now?
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 9 of 9)
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Gospel Trio of Sacred Song #13

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Joyful Lays #108

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Songs of the New Life #4

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Spiritual Songs No. 2 #47

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The Revival #74

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