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Why not come to him now

I now am so happy in Jesus's love

Author: A. S. Dobbs
Tune: [I now am so happy in Jesus's love]
Published in 6 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.

Refrain:
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's love
Title: Why not come to him now
Author: A. S. Dobbs
Refrain First Line: O, why not come to him now
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Epworth Songs. For use in the Epworth League #d56

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Joyful Lays #108

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Songs of the New Life with Songs of Redeeming Love Combined #4

Songs of the Soul #d60

Spiritual Songs No. 2 #d47

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