Whisperings of Jesus

Not a sound invades the stillness

Tune: [Not a sound invades the stillness]
Published in 14 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Not a sound invades the stillness,
Not a form invades the scene,
Save the voice of my Beloved,
And the person of my King.

Refrain:
Precious, gentle, holy Jesus!
Blessed Bridegroom of my heart,
In thy secret inner chamber,
Thou wilt whisper what Thou art.

2 And within those heav'nly places,
Calmly hushed in sweet repose,
There I drink with joy absorbing,
All the love Thou wouldst disclose. [Refrain]

3 Wrapt in deep, adoring silence,
Jesus, Lord, I dare not move,
Lest I lose the smallest saying
Meant to catch the ear of love. [Refrain]

4 Rest, then, O my soul, contented,
Thou hast reached thy happy place,
In the bosom of thy Saviour,
Gazing up in his dear face. [Refrain]

Source: The Old Story in Song Number Two #25

Text Information

First Line: Not a sound invades the stillness
Title: Whisperings of Jesus
Refrain First Line: Precious, gentle, holy Jesus

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 14 of 14)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Cream of Song #d144
Finest of the Wheat Male Chorus #13Page Scan
Grace and Glory Carols #d99
Hymns of Grace and Glory #d140
Light and Life Songs: adapted especially to sunday schools, prayer meetings and other social services #108Page Scan
Pentecostal Hymns Nos. 5 and 6 Combined: a winnowed collection for young people's societies, church prayer meetings, evangelistic services and Sunday schools #31Page Scan
Selections from Warrior Songs for the White Cavalry, and Other Hymns. Special ed. for Campaign Use #d95
Songs of Joy and Gladness No. 2 #d133
Songs of Praise and Power #d203
The Finest of the Wheat No. 2 #83Page Scan
The Golden Sheaf: a collection of choice hymns and songs especially designed for Sunday schools, loyal worker's meetings, prayer and social services (Enl. ed.) #149TextPage Scan
The King's Praises Number 2: compiled especially for evangelicalistic meetings, Sunday schools and young people's services #27Page Scan
The Old Story in Song Number Two #25TextAudioPage Scan
The Voice of Triumph (19th ed.) #118Page Scan
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