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Keep close to the side of Jesus

Keep close to the side of Jesus

Author: Jennie Wilson
Tune: [Keep close to the side of Jesus]
Published in 4 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Keep close to the side of Jesus
While the path of life you tread;
Resist all the world’s temptations,
And by Him be safely led.

Keep close to the side of Jesus,
He’s a true and loving friend;
Keep close to the side of Jesus
Till you reach your journey’s end.

2 Secure in the Savior’s keeping,
Naught of harm can you betide,
And joy fills the soul that ever
In His presence doth abide. [Refrain]

3 Sweet peace from on high is given
Unto those who day by day
Keep close to the blessèd Jesus,
And His holy will obey. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #10923

Author: Jennie Wilson

Wilson, Jennie Bain. (d. 3 September 1913). Obituaries available in the DNAH Archives.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Keep close to the side of Jesus
Author: Jennie Wilson



The Cyber Hymnal #10923
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)