Nearer, still nearer

B♭            F/A    Gm    E♭ E♭/G  B♭
Nearer, still nearer close to Thy  heart,
E♭          B♭         Gm  C     C7   F
Draw me, my Savior, so pre-cious thou art;
B♭         F/A  B♭ E♭    F/E♭ B♭/D  F      F7
Fold me, O fold me close to   Thy  breast,
Gm  B♭maj7 E♭ B♭           F     F7/A  B♭
Shelter    me safe in that Haven of    Rest
E♭  F/E♭ E♭ B♭/F  C7-5/G♭  B♭/F  Dm/F  F7  B♭
Shelter  me safe in  that Ha - ven   of  Rest
B♭            F/A     Gm   E♭    E♭/G  B♭
Nearer, still nearer, no - thing I    bring,
E♭           B♭          Gm   C    C7  F
Naught as an offering to Je - sus, my  King;
B♭      F/A   B♭   E♭  F/E♭  B♭/D   F     F7
Only my sin - ful, now con - trite heart,
Gm    B♭maj7 E♭ B♭            F          F7/A  B♭
Grant me    the cleansing Thy blood doth im - part,
E♭    F/E♭ E♭  B♭/F  C7-5/G♭  B♭/F   Dm/F  F7   B♭
Grant me   the cleansing Thy blood doth  im - part.
B♭            F/A     Gm    E♭ E♭/G  B♭
Nearer, still nearer, Lord, to be   Thine!
E♭            B♭         Gm    C   C7   F
Sin, with its follies, I gla - dly re - sign,
B♭         F/A B♭     E♭   F/E♭ B♭/D  F     F7
All of its pleasures, pomp and  its  pride,
Gm   B♭maj7 E♭  B♭        F        F7/A  B♭
Give me     but Jesus, my Lord, crucif - ied,
E♭   F/E♭ E♭  B♭/F  C7-5/G♭  B♭/F   Dm/F  F7   B♭
Give me   but Je - sus, my  Lord, cru - ci - fied.
B♭            F/A     Gm    E♭   E♭/G   B♭
Nearer, still nearer, while life shall last,
E♭           B♭       Gm   C    C7  F
'Til safe in glory my an - chor is  cast;
B♭              F/A  B♭  E♭   F/E♭ B♭/D  F  F7
Through endless ag - es, ev - er   to   be,
Gm    B♭maj7 E♭ B♭            F      F7/A  B♭
Nea - rer,   my Savior, still nearer to    Thee,
E♭ F/E♭ E♭ B♭/F  C7-5/G♭     B♭/F   Dm/F  F7  B♭
Nearer, my Sa - vior, still nea - rer   to  Thee.