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Open wide thy heart today

Open wide thy heart today

Author: Harriett H. Pierson
Tune: [Open wide thy heart today]
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Open wide thy heart today
At Jesus’ call;
Bid Him enter and abide,
Thy life, thy all.

Refrain:
Only trust Him, and be still;
Let Him work in thee His will,
For the heart that’s opened wide
His love shall fill.

2 Open wide thy heart today
To Him who pleads;
Heed His voice, and follow on
Where’er He leads. [Refrain]

3 Open wide thy heart today
To love divine,
And a wealth of grace untold
May all be thine. [Refrain]

4 Open wide thy heart today
With all its need,
And the hunger of the soul
His love will feed. [Refrain]

Source: Revival Hymns: a Collection of New and Standard Hymns for Gospel and social meetings, Sunday schools and Young People's Societies #107

Author: Harriett H. Pierson

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Text Information

First Line: Open wide thy heart today
Author: Harriett H. Pierson
Refrain First Line: Only trust him, and be still

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Life Songs No. 2 #d214

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Revival Hymns #107

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