Nearer, still nearer

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