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812. How Beautiful Heaven Must Be

1 We read of a place that’s called heaven,
It’s made for the pure and the free;
These truths in God’s Word He hath given,
How beautiful heaven must be.

Refrain:
How beautiful heaven must be,
Sweet home of the happy and free;
Fair heaven of rest for the weary,
How beautiful heaven must be.

2 In heaven no drooping nor pining,
No wishing for elsewhere to be;
God’s light is forever there shining,
How beautiful heaven must be. [Refrain]

3 Pure waters of life there are flowing,
And all who will drink may be free;
Rare jewels of splendor are glowing,
How beautiful heaven must be. [Refrain]

4 The angels so sweetly are singing,
Up there by the beautiful sea;
Sweet chords from their gold harps are ringing,
How beautiful heaven must be. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: We read of a place that's called heaven
Title: How Beautiful Heaven Must Be
Author: Mrs. A. S. Bridgewater
Meter: 9.8.9.8.8.8.9.8
Scripture: Revelation 21
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/How_Beautiful_Heaven_Must_Be); Anonymous/Unknown, The Blue Book (165)
Refrain First Line: How beautiful heaven must be
Tune Information
Name: [We read of a place that's called heaven]
Composer: A. P. Bland
Meter: 9.8.9.8.8.8.9.8
Key: G Major
Source: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/How_Beautiful_Heaven_Must_Be); Anonymous/Unknown, The Blue Book (165)



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