Why Keep Jesus Waiting
Scripture: Revelation 3:20
Time Signature: 6/8
Hymn Status: Public Domain (This hymn is free to use for display and print)
Verse 1: Why keep Jesus waiting? Waiting in the cold? He will bear you gently, gently to his fold; see him, soul, and open, open, I implore.
Verse 2: Why keep Jesus waiting? Waiting at the door? Of the knocketh softly, softly o’er and o’er; hear him, soul, and open, open, I implore.
Verse 3: Why keep Jesus pleading? Pleading at the door? He will be your savior, ever, ever more; love him, soul, and open, open, I implore.
Verse 4: Why keep Jesus waiting, knocking at the door? Soon he’ll cease his pleading, yes forever more; come, poor soul obey him, open I implore.