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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

At The Judgment Seat

At the judgment seat of Christ, my Savior

Author: J. B. Lemon
Tune: [At the judgment seat of Christ, my Saviour]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 At the judgment seat of Christ, my Saviour,
All the nations shall be called to stand;
And all people shall appear before Him,
On His left, or on His own right hand.

Chorus:
At the judgment where wilt thou appear?
Will it be on the right hand,
Will it be on the left hand?
At the judgment where wilt thou be found,
When before Him thou shalt stand?

2 He shall separate them like a shepherd,
Oh, what partings in that awful day!
“Come, ye blessed to the heav’nly mansions,
Go, ye cursed, from my throne away.” [Chorus]

3 Loved ones on one side, and, on the other,
Weeping, as they part to meet no more,
God shall wipe away the tears of Christians,
As they pass thro' heaven’s open door. [Chorus]

4 At the judgment seat of Christ, my Saviour,
When all nations shall be gathered there,
Wilt thou be upon His right hand, brother,
Evermore the bliss of heav’n to share? [Chorus]


Source: Devotional Songs #89

Author: J. B. Lemon

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Text Information

First Line: At the judgment seat of Christ, my Savior
Title: At The Judgment Seat
Author: J. B. Lemon
Language: English
Refrain First Line: At the judgment where wilt thou appear
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #12581
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

Instances (1 - 1 of 1)
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The Cyber Hymnal #12581

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