Lead Me to Jesus

Lead me to Jesus, lead me to Jesus

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [Lead me to Jesus, lead me to Jesus]
Published in 8 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Lead me to Jesus, lead me to Jesus,
Help me to love Him, help me to pray;
He is my Saviour, I would believe Him;
I would be like Him—show me the way.

Refrain:
Quickly haste, and come where happy children meet,
Hither come and rest thy little weary feet;
Turn from thy pleasures, turn from thy play,
Come to our Sunday School away.

2 Lead me to Jesus, He will protect me,
He is so loving, gentle, and mild;
Calling the children, bidding them welcome;
Surely He calls me—I am a child. [Refrain]

3 Tell me of Jesus, tell of His mercy;
Is there a fountain flowing so free?
All who are willing drink of its waters;
Say, is that fountain flowing for me? [Refrain]

4 Lord, I am coming! Jesus, my Saviour,
Pity my weakness, make me Thy child;
I would receive Thee, trust and believe Thee,
I would be like Thee, gentle and mild. [Refrain]

Source: The Glad Refrain for the Sunday School: a new collection of songs for worship #136

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

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Text Information

First Line: Lead me to Jesus, lead me to Jesus
Title: Lead Me to Jesus
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Refrain First Line: Quickly haste, and come where happy children meet

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Gospel Music #d72
Gospel Music : A Choice Collection of Hymns and Melodies New and Old for Gospel, Revival, Prayer and Social Meetings, Family Worship, etc. #80Page Scan
Lutheran Sunday School Hymnal. 9th ed. #d103
Our Treasury of Song, for Use in the Emmanuel Baptist Church #d137
Precious Hymns #322Page Scan
Pure Gold for the Sunday School #d69
The Glad Refrain for the Sunday School: a new collection of songs for worship #136TextAudioPage Scan
The New Children's Hymnal #d173
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