He Is Calling, Will You Come?

There is one who long hath sought you

Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck
Tune: [There is One who long hath sought you]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 There is One who long hath sought you,
Who would bless your needy soul,
Great salvation he hath brought you,
Freely He will make you whole.

Chorus:
He is calling—will you come?
He is calling—will you come?
Jesus loves you, He will save you,
He is calling—will you come?

2 There is One with love undying,
Who Himself for sinners gave,
And upon that love relying,
You shall find Him strong to save. [Chorus]

3 O the depths of love unsounded,
It can reach the deepest woe;
Will you take that love unbounded,
All its blessedness to know? [Chorus]

4 Jesus calls you, hear and heed Him,
From His love turn not away,
He is calling, O you need Him,
Come to Jesus—come today. [Chorus]


Source: Kingdom Songs: for use in the Sunday School, the young people's meeting, the devotional service #179

Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck

Carrie Ellis Breck was born 22 January 1855 in Vermont and raised in a Christian home. She later moved to Vineland, New Jersy, and then to Portland, Oregon. She wrote verse and prose for religious and household publications, In 1884 she married Frank A. Breck. She has written between fourteen and fifteen hundred hymns. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There is one who long hath sought you
Title: He Is Calling, Will You Come?
Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck
Refrain First Line: He is calling, will you come

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 1 of 1)
TextAudioPage Scan

Kingdom Songs #179

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support Hymnary.org.