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Thy Precious Soul

Sinner, will you lose your soul?

Author: D. S. Warner
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Sinner, will you lose your soul—
Precious soul?
‘Neath the tyrant’s dark control
Sink your soul?
In the awful judgment day,
When all hope has fled away,
You would give all earth to pay
For your soul.

2 Oh, the price your spirit cost!
Jesus died.
Why, then, should your soul be lost,
Since he died?
Come to him before too late,
Time will end in awful fate,
Then no price will compensate
For your soul.

3 O poor sinner, stop and think
Of your soul,
Sleeping near the awful brink,
Death will toll:
And when judgment’s wrath you see,
All this world, if owned by thee,
You’d exchange so willingly
For your soul.

4 Who can save your soul from sin?
Christ alone;
All your sins were laid on him
To atone:
Do not slightly value here
That which Jesus bought so dear,
With an offered crown so near,
For your soul.

Source: Songs of Grace and Glory: A New and Inspiring Selection of Sacred Songs for Evangelical Use and General Worship #334

Author: D. S. Warner

Warner, Daniel Sidney. (near Marshallville, Wayne County, Ohio, 1842--1895). Church of God. Reared on an Ohio farm. During the Civil War, he substituted for a brother. Later he taught school. He attended Oberlin College briefly in 1865. By 1867 he was licensed to preach by the Western Ohio Eldership of the Church of God (Winebrennerian). His experience in preaching was gained on circuits in Nebraska and Ohio. In 1874 he was in trouble with the Eldership for preaching entire sanctification. Soon he joined the Indiana Eldership. In 1881 he was in trouble with this Eldership over sectism. Warner was an associate editor of the Herals of Gospel Freedom in 1878. this paper was merged with the Pilgrim about 1881, and the new paper was called th… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Sinner, will you lose your soul?
Title: Thy Precious Soul
Author: D. S. Warner
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O Jesus save thy soul
Copyright: Public Domain



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