25. Good News.

1 Good news, good news from the promised land!
Good news from the golden shore,
Where the ransomed hosts with their harps in hand
Are shouting evermore!

Chorus:
Victory! Victory!
Glory to God for victory!
We’ll praise Him for the victory,
Thro’ Jesus Christ our Lord.

2 By faith we climb to the mountain’s brow,
And gaze on the clusters rare
Of the fruits that grow on the tree of life
For those who enter there. [Chorus]

3 No sin nor death in the promised land,
No toil for the weary soul,
But the glad new song of the blood-washed throng
In ceaseless joy shall roll. [Chorus]

4 No night of tears in the promised land,
From care we shall all be free;
We shall walk in white by the river clear,
The Lamb our light shall be. [Chorus]

Text Information
First Line: Good news, good news from the promised land!
Title: Good News.
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Refrain First Line: Victory! Victory!
Language: English
Publication Date: 1920
Topic: Encouragement; Future, The; Salvation and Sanctification (1 more...)
Copyright: Copyright, 1920, by Homer A. Rodeheaver. International Copyright Secured.
Tune Information
Name: [Good news, good news from the promised land!]
Composer: B. D. Ackley
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: Copyright, 1920, by Homer A. Rodeheaver. International Copyright Secured.



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