Nearer, still nearer

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