At The Judgment Bar

There is a question I’d like to ask of thee

Author: Harry Dixon Loes (1917)
Tune: [There is a question I'd like to ask of thee]
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1 There is a question I’d like to ask of thee,
Thou who art Christ refusing;
What will thy fate at the judgment be,
With all thy sins against thee?

How wilt thou stand at the judgment bar?
Judged by the Christ rejected?
You must accept Him, for as you are,
O sinner, thy soul is lost.

2 Often has pardon been offered thee,
Yet thou dost spurn the pleadings;
Eternal death must thy wages be,
If thou hast life rejected. [Refrain]

3 Yet there is hope; wilt thou break away?
Simply believe on Jesus;
From death to life thou canst pass today,
Freed from sin’s condemnation. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #12339

Author: Harry Dixon Loes

Pseudonyms: Deal Bartells Born Harold Loes, the American gospel song writer took the middle name Dixon in honour of A. C. Dixon, the pastor of Moody Church at the time. Harry Dixon Loes studied at Moody Bible Institute, and after extensive training in music he served a number of churches with a ministry of music. From 1939 until his retirement he was a member of the music faculty of Moody Bible Institute. He wrote the lyrics for 1,500 gospel songs, and composed 3,000 tunes. One day in 1915, Paul Rader preached a sermon in Moody Church, in Chicago. His theme was, “All that I want is in Jesus.” In the congregation was young Harry Dixon Loes, then a senior at Moody Bible Institute, where he would eventually teach. Inspired… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There is a question I’d like to ask of thee
Title: At The Judgment Bar
Author: Harry Dixon Loes (1917)
Meter: D
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain


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