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Beside Blue Galilee

Beside blue Galilee I stand

Author: Chas. H. Gabriel
Tune: [Beside blue Galilee I stand]
Published in 7 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Beside blue Galilee I stand
Where once Thy footsteps marked the sand;
I dream that Thou art with me, Lord—
That I am list’ning to Thy word.

Chorus:
"O Galilee, blue Galilee,
Where Jesus loved so much to be,"
Teach me, O Lord, Thy holy will,
And whisper to me, "Peace, be still!"

2 I look out o’er the restless sea,
And muse and dream, my Lord, of Thee—
O how the waves obeyed Thy will,
When Thou dist say to them, "Be still!" [Chorus]

3 And now appears a halo’d wraith!
It speaks! "O ye of little faith!"
It is Thy form, Thy voice divine,
That speaks to ev’ry heart, and mine! [Chorus]

4 Dear Master, hear my earnest plea
For grace, to walk upon the sea;
If such should be Thy wise behest,
Oh, give me faith to stand the test! [Chorus]

Source: Reformed Press Hymnal: an all around hymn book which will meet the requirements of every meeting where Christians gather for praise #34

Author: Chas. H. Gabriel

Pseudonyms: C. D. Emerson, Charlotte G. Homer, S. B. Jackson, A. W. Lawrence, Jennie Ree… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Beside blue Galilee I stand
Title: Beside Blue Galilee
Author: Chas. H. Gabriel
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O Galilee, blue Galilee
Publication Date: 1928
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 7 of 7)
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New Songs for Service #3

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Reformed Press Hymnal #34

Rodeheaver's Gospel Solos and Duets No. 2 #3

Select Sacred Songs #d7

Songs of the Gospel #d9

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The Gospel in Song #21

Worship in Song #d22

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