Come Home Lyrics
List! sinner, the voice of thy Savior is heard,
Attend and reject not His plea;
He asks for thy heart, now believe on His word,
He offers sweet pardon to thee.
Come home, come home,
Come, trust in a Savior's love;
Come home, weary one, come home,
Come home to that land above.
Why linger in darkness and danger so long?
The day of salvation is near;
Come, all ye that labor, His love is so strong,
That all His sweet promise may share.
Full long has the burden of sin weighed thee down,
O, hasten to Calvary's side;
See, there on the cross He has purchased thy crown,
A ransom for sinners has died.
Despised and rejected, at length He may leave,
His Spirit no longer may strive;
His mercy and pardon, oh, wilt thou receive?
'Twill peace to thy soul quickly give.
Composer of Hymn Music
The composer of the music that accompanies the words of "Come Home", William W. Vansant (September, 1843-January 18, 1926), was born in Delaware, USA and became famous as a farmer, musician and composer.
Information about the Hymn
Title of Hymn: Come Home
Author of Lyrics (Hymnist): J. David Jaquette (1846 to 1949)
Nationality of Author: American
Translator of the Hymn lyrics: N/A Hymn written in English
Name of Composer of Music: William W. Vansant (September, 1843 to January 18, 1926)
Hymn Category: Christian Songs
First Line of Hymn: "List! sinner, the voice of thy Savior is heard, Attend and reject not His plea"
First Publication Date: 1900