Whosoever will, let him take the water of life freely.@Revelation 22:17

James L. Nicholson, in Gems of Praise, edited by John R. Sweney (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Methodist Episcopal Book Room, 1876), number 12.

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John R. Sweney (1837-1899)

I praise the Lord that one like me,
For mercy may to Jesus flee.

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He says that whosoever will,
May seek and find salvation still.
My Savior’s promise faileth never;
He counts me in the whosoever.

I was to sin a wretched slave;
But Jesus died my soul to save.

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I look by faith and see this word,
Stamped with the blood of Christ, my Lord.

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I now believe He saves my soul,
His precious blood hath made me whole.

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