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Jesus still invites you

Jesus still invites you

Author: E. A. Barnes
Tune: [Jesus still invites you]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

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1 Jesus still invites you,
Love and mercy is the call;
Do you still reject the message?
As it comes to one and all?

Come, oh come,
Repent ye and believe,
Come, oh come,
Life eternal to receive.

2 Jesus still is knocking
Gently at the heart of sin,
Can you let him knock unheeded?
And refuse to let him in? [Refrain]

3 Jesus still is waiting,
Scarlet sins to wash away,
Do you feel no need of cleansing?
That you do not come today? [Refrain]

4 Jesus still is seeking
Erring souls mid hedges wild;
Can you live to him a stranger?
Can you die unreconciled? [Refrain]

Source: Wondrous Love: A Collection of Songs and Services for Sunday Schools #35

Author: E. A. Barnes

Edward Albert Barnes, born January 24 1842. He was a life long resident of Chicago and a prolifich hymn writer, and active in the American Temperance Movement. Dianne Shapiro, from Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus still invites you
Author: E. A. Barnes
Refrain First Line: Come, O come, repent ye
Copyright: Public Domain


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Wondrous Love #35

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