The Voice of the Savior

The voice of the Savior is calling calling

Author: Mary B. Wingate
Tune: [The voice of the Savior is calling]
Published in 7 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 The voice of the Saviour is calling, calling,
As farther and farther I wander astray;
In accents of love it is falling, falling,
“O turn thee, O turn thee, no longer delay.”

Refrain:
Calling, he’s calling today,
Calling for me;
Calling, “No longer delay;”
Dear Savior, I’m coming to thee.

2 The wounds of the Saviour are pleading, pleading,
And clearer and clearer is shining the light;
It shows me the nail-prints all bleeding, bleeding,
Dear Savior, I’m coming, I’m coming tonight. [Refrain]

3 The hands of the Saviour are beck’ning, beck’ning,
As nearer and nearer I press to his side;
Upon his sure word I am reck’ning, reck’ning,
Dear Savior, I’m coming, for me thou hast died. [Refrain]

4 The love of the Saviour is boundless, boundless,
In billows and billows it breaks on the shore;
The depths of his mercy are soundless, soundless,
Dear Savior, I’m coming, the struggle is o’er. [Refrain]

Source: The Old Story in Song Number Two #110

Author: Mary B. Wingate

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Text Information

First Line: The voice of the Savior is calling calling
Title: The Voice of the Savior
Author: Mary B. Wingate
Refrain First Line: Calling, he's calling today

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Instances

Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Grace and Glory Carols #d142

Hymns of Worship and Songs of the Gospel #d269

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Songs of Faith and Hope Number 2 #29

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Songs of the Living Way #d74

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The Old Story in Song Number Two #110

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