Deep River

Representative Text

Deep river, my home is over Jordan.
Deep river, Lord,
I want to cross over into campground.
Oh, don't you want to go to that gospel feast,
that promised land where all is peace?
Oh, deep river, Lord,
I want to cross over into campground.

Source: Hymns of Promise: a large print songbook #134

Text Information

First Line: Deep river, my home is over Jordan
Title: Deep River
Source: African American spiritual; African American spiritual
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Deep river, my home is over Jordan
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #1208
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  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
Worship and Rejoice #538

Instances

Instances (1 - 14 of 14)

A Teaching Hymnal #158

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African American Heritage Hymnal #605

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Hymns for a Pilgrim People #479

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Hymns of Promise #134

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Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #702

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Lift Every Voice and Sing II #8

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Songs of Zion #115

The Christian Life Hymnal #555

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #1208

Page Scan

The New National Baptist Hymnal #494

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The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #491

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This Far By Faith #174

TextScoreAudioPage Scan

Worship and Rejoice #538

Text

Worship in Song #186

Include 7 pre-1979 instances
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