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I'm coming back to Jesus

I'm coming back to Jesus

Author: Emma Pitt
Tune: [I'm coming back to Jesus]
Published in 8 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 I’m coming back to Jesus,
Guilty and full of sin,
I’ve wander’d so far from his mercy,
Still he will take me in.

Refrain:
I’m coming back to Jesus,
Back to the truth and right,
I know it will cost me a struggle,
But I’m coming back tonight;
I’m coming back to Jesus,
I’m coming back tonight.

2 I’m coming back to Jesus,
Back to the arms of love,
I’ll come, and all broken with sorrow,
His sweet forgiveness prove. [Refrain]

3 I’m coming back to Jesus,
Leaving all else behind,
Farewell to the sins that beguile me,
Now I shall pardon find. [Refrain]

Source: Triumphant Songs No.1 #41

Author: Emma Pitt

Born: 1846, Maryland. Pitt was living in Bal­ti­more, Mar­y­land, by 1880, and through at least 1910. She may have died be­fore 1920, as the daugh­ter with whom she was living in 1910 was on her own and still sin­gle in 1920. --www.hymntime.com Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I'm coming back to Jesus
Author: Emma Pitt
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)

A Messenger for Jesus #d129

Crowns of Rejoicing #d101

Echoes of Eden #d60

Hymns and Spiritual Songs for Bible Schools #d89

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #812

Prayerful Praises. 5th ed. #d64

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Triumphant Songs No.1 #41

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