Don't turn Him away

Patiently, tenderly pleading, Jesus is standing

Author: Haldor Lillenas
Tune: [Patiently, tenderly pleading]
Published in 22 hymnals

Author: Haldor Lillenas

Born: No­vem­ber 19, 1885, Stord Is­land (near Ber­gen), Nor­way. Died: Au­gust 18, 1959, As­pen, Co­lo­ra­do. Buried: Flor­al Hills Cem­e­te­ry, Kan­sas Ci­ty, Mis­so­uri. Pseudonyms-- Vir­gin­ia Rose Gold­en Laverne Gray Richard Hainsworth Rev. H. N. Lines Robert Whitmore Ferne Winters Lillenas em­i­grat­ed to Amer­i­ca as a child; his fam­i­ly set­tled first in South Da­ko­ta, then moved to Or­e­gon in 1889. He at­tend­ed Deets Pa­ci­fic Bi­ble Coll­ege in Los An­ge­les, Cal­i­for­nia (later re­named to Pa­sa­de­na Coll­ege); stu­died mu­sic at the Sie­gel-My­ers School of Mu­sic in Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois; and re­ceived an hon­or­ary Doc­to… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Patiently, tenderly pleading, Jesus is standing
Title: Don't turn Him away
Author: Haldor Lillenas
Refrain First Line: Don't turn Him away
Copyright: Copyright 1925 by Haldor Lillenas. Wendell Lillenas, owner.



Instances (1 - 22 of 22)

Assembly Songs #295

Calvary Songs #186

Tune Info

Church Hymnal #326

Devotion and Praise #291


Favorite Gospel Songs #63

Foursquare Hymnal #d243

Free Will Baptist Hymn Book #d252

Full Gospel Songs #164

Glad Praise #d121

Glorious Freedom #128

Glorious Gospel Hymns #d447

Great Gospel Songs #140

Hymns of Glorious Praise #d306

Hymns of the Comforter #95

New Songs of the Old Faith #226

Praise and Worship #481

Praise and Worship #481

Sing #48

Songs of Praise #313

Songs of the Sanctuary #313

The Broadman Hymnal #433

The New National Baptist Hymnal #179

Exclude 21 pre-1979 instances
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