The Savior has died to redeem you

The Savior has died to redeem you

Author: J. Wilbur Chapman
Tune: [The Savior has died to redeem you]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 The Saviour has died to redeem you,
To pardon He shows you the way;
With tender compassion He loves you:
Oh, will you not love Him today?

Refrain:
Yield to Him now,
Oh, yield to Him now,
While still He is calling today!
Yield to Him now,
Oh, yield to Him now,
Oh, will you not yield while you may?

2 The Spirit is tenderly pleading,
He waits to give strength in the way;
He pleads with you now to be yielding:
Oh, will you not heed Him today? [Refrain]

3 Then hasten, for time is fast speeding,
There’s hope only promised today;
Tomorrow His grace may be ending:
Oh, will you not take Him today? [Refrain]

4 Yield now to the Saviour who loves you,
For how can you longer delay?
He patiently waits to receive you:
Oh, will you not trust Him today? [Refrain]

Source: Victorious Life Hymns #6

Author: J. Wilbur Chapman

Rv John Wilbur Chapman DD LLD USA 1859-1918. Born in Richmond, IN, he attended Quaker Day School and Methodist Sunday school. At age 17 he made a public declaration of his Christian faith and joined the Richmond Presbyterian Church. He received his seminary degree from Lane Theoloical Seminary, Cincinnati, OH. He was later awarded a Doctorate in Divinity from the College of Wooster, and an LL.D. from Heidelberg University. In 1882 he married Irene Steddon. They had a daughter. His wife died in 1886. In 1888 he married Agnes Pruyn Strain, and they had four children. His second wife died in 1907. In 1910 he married Mabel Cornelia Moulton. He held six pastorates in OH, IN, NY, PA, NY, NY before becoming an evangelist, generally trave… Go to person page >

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First Line: The Savior has died to redeem you
Author: J. Wilbur Chapman
Refrain First Line: Yield to him now
Copyright: Public Domain

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Victorious Life Hymns #6

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