I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say

Dr. Ray Pritchard
Dr. Ray Pritchard

I heard the voice of Jesus say,
"Come unto me and rest;
lay down, thou weary one, lay down
thy head upon my breast."

I came to Jesus as I was,
so weary, worn, and sad;
I found in him a resting place,
and he has made me glad.
(Horatius Bonar, 1846)

 
Originally published May 25, 2013.

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