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89b. There is a happy land

There is a happy land
Far, far away,
Where saints in glory stand,
Bright, bright as day.
O how they sweetly sing:
Worthy is our Savior King!
Loud let his praises ring,
Praise, praise for aye.

Come to this happy land,
Come, come away;
Why will you doubting stand,
Why still delay?
O we shall happy be
When, from sin and sorrow free,
Lord, we shall live with thee,
Blest, blest for aye.

Bright in that happy land
Beams every eye;
Kept by a Father's hand,
Love cannot die.
Then shall his kingdom come,
Be a crown and kingdom won,
Saints shall share a glorious home,
And bright above the sun
We'll reign for aye.

Text Information
First Line: There is a happy land
Title: There is a happy land
Publication Date: 1854
Meter: 6, 4, 6, 4, 6, 7, 6, 4
Language: English
Tune Information
Composer: Leonard P. Breedlove
Meter: 6, 4, 6, 4, 6, 7, 6, 4

Audio recording: Big Singing
©APAD Digital Recordings
Audio recording: MP3
(Brock Organ)
MIDI file: HappyLand.midi
More media are available on the text authority and tune authority pages.

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