Dear Friend of Hymnary,

As you know, we don't ask for money too often. But we're asking now.

So before you hit the "close" button on this box, please consider a donation to keep Hymnary going.

More than half a million people come here every month -- worship leaders, hymnologists, hymn lovers and more -- people who now have access to the most complete database of North American hymnody on the planet thanks to this site. But keeping all of this afloat does not come without a cost, and we have limited sources of revenue. So if you benefit from Hymnary.org, would you please consider a donation today? Even small amounts help, and they also let us know you're behind us and support what we do.

You can make your tax-deductible contribution by clicking the Donate button below, or you can send a check to Hymnary at 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

On behalf of the entire Hymnary team,
Harry Plantinga

He knocks today

The Savior is calling you, list to his voice

Author: E. M. Meader
Tune: [The Savior is calling you, list to His voice]
Published in 4 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1. The Savior is calling you, list to His voice,
He knocks at your heart’s door today;
O will you not hasten to make Him your choice,
For how do you dare to delay?

Refrain
He’s knocking, He’s knocking,
Patiently now, with anxious brow
He’s knocking, He’s knocking,
Open and let Him come in.

2. He pleadeth so patiently, Open to Me,
And yet you will bid Him depart;
How worn with His footsteps the pathway must be,
Before the closed door of your heart. [Refrain]

3. The time is fast passing, the end draweth nigh,
Then haste thee and open the door;
The Angel of Death, as he swift passeth by,
Will close it, to open no more. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #2286

Author: E. M. Meader

(no biographical information available about E. M. Meader.) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The Savior is calling you, list to his voice
Title: He knocks today
Author: E. M. Meader
Refrain First Line: He's knocking, he's knocking patiently now

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #2286
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)



Advertisements