Nearer, still nearer

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