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Soon and Very Soon

Scripture References

Further Reflections on Scripture References

This text is filled with exuberant joy and eschatological hope. This song revels in the promise of paradise – eternal communion with the King – where there will be no more hurting or crying or dying.

Confessions and Statements of Faith References

Further Reflections on Confessions and Statements of Faith References

Heidelberg Catechism, Lord’s Day 19, Question and Answer 52 professes that “in all distress and persecution, with uplifted head, I confidently await the very judge who has already offered himself to the judgment of God in my place and removed the whole curse from me. Christ will cast all his enemies and mine into everlasting condemnation, but will take me and all his chosen ones to himself into the joy and glory of heaven.”
 

Our World Belongs to God, paragraph 57 describes what believers can expect to experience: “…We will see our Savior face to face…he will set all things right…we face that day without fear for the Judge is our Savior whose shed blood declares us righteous. We live confidently, anticipating his coming...”

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Soon and Very Soon

Tune Information

Name
SOON AND VERY SOON
Key
F Major
Meter
12.12.12.14

Recordings

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