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439. In Christ There Is No East or West

1 In Christ there is no east or west,
In Him no south or north;
But one great fellowship of love
Throughout the whole wide earth.

2 In Christ shall true hearts everywhere
Their high communion find;
His service is the golden cord,
Close-binding humankind.

3 Join hands, disciples of the faith,
Whate'er your race may be.
All children of the living God
Are surely kin to me.

4 In Christ now meet both east and west,
In Him meet south and north;
All Christly souls are one in Him
Throughout the whole wide earth.

Text Information
First Line: In Christ there is no east or west
Title: In Christ There Is No East or West
Author: John Oxenham (1908; alt.)
Meter: CM
Language: English
Publication Date: 1990
Scripture: ;
Topic: Church: Universal
Copyright: Reprinted by permission of the American Tract Society, Garland, Texas
Tune Information
Name: ST. PETER
Composer: Alexander Robert Reinagle (1836)
Meter: CM
Key: E♭ Major



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