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Come Into My Heart

I open my heart to Jesus

Author: Martha S. Clingan
Tune: [I open my heart to Jesus]
Published in 4 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 I open my heart to Jesus,
The door that was closed swings wide;
In patient love long He waited;
Come, Lord, in my heart abide.

Refrain:
Come into my heart,
Come into my heart,
Come into my heart, Lord Jesus;
Possess me, I pray,
O use me alway;
Come into my heart, Lord Jesus.

2 My heart has been dark and lonely,
But Jesus now fills with peace;
He speaks, and the shadows vanish,
He enters, my strivings cease. [Refrain]

3 My joy is His radiant presence,
The sunshine is not so bright;
All selfishness lost in glory,
Makes service with Him delight. [Refrain]

Source: The Modern Hymnal #377

Author: Martha S. Clingan

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Text Information

First Line: I open my heart to Jesus
Title: Come Into My Heart
Author: Martha S. Clingan
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Come into my heart
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #14290
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #14290

Include 3 pre-1979 instances
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