Nearer, still nearer

G♯            D♯/G    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♯/G  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/G  G♯
Shelter    me safe in that Haven of    Rest
C♯  D♯/C♯ C♯ G♯/D♯ A♯7-5/F♭  G♯/D♯ B♯m/D♯ D♯7 G♯
Shelter  me safe in  that Ha - ven   of  Rest
G♯            D♯/G     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♯/G   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/G  G♯
Grant me    the cleansing Thy blood doth im - part,
C♯    D♯/C♯ C♯  G♯/D♯ A♯7-5/F♭  G♯/D♯  B♯m/D♯ D♯7  G♯
Grant me   the cleansing Thy blood doth  im - part.
G♯            D♯/G     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♯/G 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/G  G♯
Give me     but Jesus, my Lord, crucif - ied,
C♯   D♯/C♯ C♯  G♯/D♯ A♯7-5/F♭  G♯/D♯  B♯m/D♯ D♯7  G♯
Give me   but Je - sus, my  Lord, cru - ci - fied.
G♯            D♯/G     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♯/G  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/G  G♯
Nea - rer,   my Savior, still nearer to    Thee,
C♯ D♯/C♯ C♯ G♯/D♯ A♯7-5/F♭     G♯/D♯  B♯m/D♯ D♯7 G♯
Nearer, my Sa - vior, still nea - rer   to  Thee.