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But in Bethlehem's home, there was found no room, For Thy ho - ly na-tiv - i
O come to my heart, Lord Je-sus! come! There is room in my heart for Thee.
Copyright, 1899, by S. L. Krebs.
O come to my heart, Lord Jesus! come! There is room in my heart for Thee.
NOTE.-The ties and slurs are to be used as the syllables require.
MRS. EMILY ELIZABETH STEELE ELLIOTT, -1897) 1864.
THOU DIDST LEAVE THY THRONE.
"Margaret." P. M. (Second Tune.)
1. Thou didst leave Thy throne
cam est to earth
birth and Thy roy
me; But in Beth-lehem's home there was al degree; But in low - ly birth didst Thou shade of the ce dar tree; But Thy couch was the sod, O Thou set Thy people free; But with mocking and scorn and with vic ing to to ry, Thou wilt call me home, saying
Rev. Timothy Richard Matthews (1826- )
and Thy king- ly crown, When Thou
its choirs shall sing, At Thy
room, For Thy holy na- tiv
come to my heart, Lord Jesus! There is
NOTE.-The ties and slurs are to be used as the syllables rcquire.
room in my heart for
darkness, and lend us Thine aid; Star of the East, the ho- ri - zon a
dorn-ing, Guide where our in-fant Redeem - er is laid.
4 Vainly we offer each ample oblation,
Vainly with gifts would His favor secure ;
5 Brightest and best of the sons of the morning,
Guide where our infant Redeemer is laid.