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Jesus Is Calling

Jesus, the Savior, is calling for thee, Come, heavy laden one, come unto Me

Author: Fred S. Shepard
Tune: [Jesus, the Savior, is calling for thee] (Shepard)
Published in 13 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Jesus, the Savior, is calling for thee,
"Come, heavy laden one, come unto me;
I will thy soul from its burdens set free"--
Jesus is calling for thee!

Refrain:
Jesus is calling, tenderly calling,
Jesus is calling, calling for thee;
Jesus is calling, tenderly calling,
Jesus is calling, calling for thee.

2 Ye who are wandering now far away,
Heed the blest message, why longer delay?
Why from His presence so long wilt thou stay?
Jesus is calling for thee! [Refrain]

3 Jesus still seeks thee afar from the fold,
Out on the mountain so dark and so cold;
Turn to Him now--in His arms He'll enfold--
Jesus is calling for thee! [Refrain]



Source: Revival Praises #14

Author: Fred S. Shepard

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Text Information

First Line: Jesus, the Savior, is calling for thee, Come, heavy laden one, come unto Me
Title: Jesus Is Calling
Author: Fred S. Shepard
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Jesus is calling, tenderly calling
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #8223
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

Instances (1 - 1 of 1)
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The Cyber Hymnal #8223

Include 12 pre-1979 instances
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