Invitation (James P. Carrell)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-02-08). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 45 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note heads converted to oval shapes. Two more stanzas included from Hart's hymn. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-02-07). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 72 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note heads in shapenote (4-shape) format, as originally published. Two more stanzas included from Hart's hymn.
Description: Words by Joseph Hart, 1759, Come and Welcome to Jesus Christ, with seven stanzas. Carrell has modified the first line to Come ye sinners, poor and needy from Hart's Come ye sinners, poor and wretched. Carrell's stanzas 2, 3, 4, and 5 are Hart's stanzas 3, 4, 5, and 6.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Come, ye sinners, poor and wretched.