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Ask and You Shall Receive

See the great promises, brother

Author: Barney Elliott Warren
Tune: [See the great promises, brother]
Published in 5 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Full Text

1 See the great promises, brother,
Are they so hard to believe?
How can you doubt the dear Savior?
Why don’t you ask and receive?

Refrain:
Ask, my brother and sister,
For all you need believe;
Ask the bountiful Giver;
Ask and you shall receive.

2 Jesus has suffered so meekly,
Sorrowing hearts to relieve;
Trust Him with all of your burdens,
Comfort and strength receive. [Refrain]

3 If there’s a want in your bosom,
Father will fill it, believe;
Do you need knowledge and wisdom?
Ask and you shall receive. [Refrain]

4 Open the kingdom of heaven,
Jesus all bounty will give;
Here is the pledge of His promise,
Ask and you shall receive. [Refrain]

Source: Timeless Truths #272

Author: Barney Elliott Warren

Barney Elliott Warren was an American Christian hymnwriter and minister. See more in Wikipedia  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: See the great promises, brother
Title: Ask and You Shall Receive
Author: Barney Elliott Warren
Meter: 8.7.8.7.7.6.7.6
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Ask, my brother and sister
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
The Cyber Hymnal #10855TextScoreAudio
Timeless Truths #272TextAudio
Include 3 pre-1979 instances



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