Text: Fanny J. Crosby, 1820-1915
Music: William H. Doane, 1832-1915
Tune: I AM THINE, Meter: 10 7.10 7 with Refrain
|1. I am thine, O Lord, I have heard thy voice,
and it told thy love to me;
but I long to rise in the arms of faith
and be closer drawn to thee.
Draw me nearer, nearer, blessed Lord,
to the cross where thou hast died.
Draw me nearer, nearer, nearer, blessed Lord,
to thy precious, bleeding side. 2. Consecrate me now to thy service, Lord,
by the power of grace divine;
let my soul look up with a steadfast hope,
and my will be lost in thine.
3. O the pure delight of a single hour
4. There are depths of love that I cannot know