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Beautiful City Of Gold

Beautiful city of gold

Author: Mabeth Kilgore (1920)
Tune: [Beautiful city of gold]
Published in 1 hymnal

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Beautiful city of gold,
O how my heart longs for thee!
The streets are as clear as crystal,
The pearly gates we shall see.

Refrain:
Beautiful city of gold (of gold),
Bought by the blood of the Lamb, we are told;
All who would ever that beauty behold,
Must come to Jesus and enter the fold.

2 Home of the bride of Jesus,
That beautiful home so fair,
His bride, too, is fair and spotless,
Her garments were wrought with care. [Refrain]

3 Some day we’ll meet all our loved ones,
When Jesus our Lord shall come,
With angels and clouds of glory,
Far brighter than noonday’s sun. [Refrain]

4 Friend, if you ever would enter
That beautiful land of light,
Be washed in the blood of Jesus,
And thou shalt receive thy sight. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #9413

Author: Mabeth Kilgore

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Text Information

First Line: Beautiful city of gold
Title: Beautiful City Of Gold
Author: Mabeth Kilgore (1920)
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Beautiful city of gold (of gold)
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #9413
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)



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