Take the name of Jesus with you,

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    CGS No.: 
    695

    Verse 1
    Take the name of Jesus with you,
    Child of sorrow and of woe;
    It will joy and comfort give you,
    Take it, then, where'er you go.

    Chorus
    Precious name .... O how sweet!
    Hope of earth and joy of Heaven;
    Precious name .... O how sweet!
    Hope of earth and joy of Heaven.

    Verse 2
    Take the name of Jesus ever,
    As a shield from every snare;
    If temptations round you gather,
    Breathe that holy name in prayer.

    Chorus
    Precious name .... O how sweet!
    Hope of earth and joy of Heaven;
    Precious name .... O how sweet!
    Hope of earth and joy of Heaven.

    Verse 3
    O the precious name of Jesus!
    How it thrills our souls with joy,
    When His loving arms receive us,
    And His songs our tongues employ!

    Chorus
    Precious name .... O how sweet!
    Hope of earth and joy of Heaven;
    Precious name .... O how sweet!
    Hope of earth and joy of Heaven.

    Verse 4
    At the Name of Jesus bowing,
    Falling prostrate at His feet,
    King of kings in Heaven we'll crown Him,
    When our journey is complete.

    Chorus
    Precious name .... O how sweet!
    Hope of earth and joy of Heaven;
    Precious name .... O how sweet!
    Hope of earth and joy of Heaven.