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Happiness complete

Ah what is happiness complete

Author: D. F. Lockerby
Tune: FINGER LAKES
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Ah! what is happiness complete?
Ah! tell me, if you know;
I’d seek that wonderful retreat
And to its altar go.

Refrain:
Oh, this is happiness complete:
To fall at Jesus’ feet,
And at the blood-stained mercy seat
The loving Christ to meet.

2 Yes, this is happiness complete
In Jesus Christ to rest;
He is the wonderful retreat
Where you are saved and blest. [Refrain]

3 Here is the altar where you may
In sweet contentment bow;
Where every sorrow flies away,
Come, and accept it now. [Refrain]

4 I hear the invitation sweet;
Ah! Christ, I come to Thee,
Where happiness is mine complete
To all eternity. [Refrain]


Source: The Cyber Hymnal #7920

Author: D. F. Lockerby

Early 20th Century We have little data on Lockerby, except that he was a minister. Lyrics: Happiness Complete http://www.hymntime.com/tch/bio/l/o/c/lockerby_df.htm  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Ah what is happiness complete
Title: Happiness complete
Author: D. F. Lockerby
Refrain First Line: O this is happiness complete

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #7920
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #7920

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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