Nearer, still nearer

A♭            E♭/G    Fm    D♭ D♭/F  A♭
Nearer, still nearer close to Thy  heart,
D♭          A♭         Fm  B♭    B♭7  E♭
Draw me, my Savior, so pre-cious thou art;
A♭         E♭/G  A♭ D♭    E♭/D♭ A♭/C  E♭     E♭7
Fold me, O fold me close to   Thy  breast,
Fm  A♭maj7 D♭ A♭           E♭    E♭7/G  A♭
Shelter    me safe in that Haven of    Rest
D♭  E♭/D♭ D♭ A♭/E♭ B♭7-5/F♭  A♭/E♭ Cm/E♭ E♭7 A♭
Shelter  me safe in  that Ha - ven   of  Rest
A♭            E♭/G     Fm   D♭    D♭/F  A♭
Nearer, still nearer, no - thing I    bring,
D♭           A♭          Fm   B♭   B♭7 E♭
Naught as an offering to Je - sus, my  King;
A♭      E♭/G   A♭   D♭  E♭/D♭  A♭/C   E♭    E♭7
Only my sin - ful, now con - trite heart,
Fm    A♭maj7 D♭ A♭            E♭         E♭7/G  A♭
Grant me    the cleansing Thy blood doth im - part,
D♭    E♭/D♭ D♭  A♭/E♭ B♭7-5/F♭  A♭/E♭  Cm/E♭ E♭7  A♭
Grant me   the cleansing Thy blood doth  im - part.
A♭            E♭/G     Fm    D♭ D♭/F  A♭
Nearer, still nearer, Lord, to be   Thine!
D♭            A♭         Fm    B♭  B♭7  E♭
Sin, with its follies, I gla - dly re - sign,
A♭         E♭/G A♭     D♭   E♭/D♭ A♭/C  E♭    E♭7
All of its pleasures, pomp and  its  pride,
Fm   A♭maj7 D♭  A♭        E♭       E♭7/G  A♭
Give me     but Jesus, my Lord, crucif - ied,
D♭   E♭/D♭ D♭  A♭/E♭ B♭7-5/F♭  A♭/E♭  Cm/E♭ E♭7  A♭
Give me   but Je - sus, my  Lord, cru - ci - fied.
A♭            E♭/G     Fm    D♭   D♭/F   A♭
Nearer, still nearer, while life shall last,
D♭           A♭       Fm   B♭   B♭7 E♭
'Til safe in glory my an - chor is  cast;
A♭              E♭/G  A♭  D♭   E♭/D♭ A♭/C  E♭ E♭7
Through endless ag - es, ev - er   to   be,
Fm    A♭maj7 D♭ A♭            E♭     E♭7/G  A♭
Nea - rer,   my Savior, still nearer to    Thee,
D♭ E♭/D♭ D♭ A♭/E♭ B♭7-5/F♭     A♭/E♭  Cm/E♭ E♭7 A♭
Nearer, my Sa - vior, still nea - rer   to  Thee.