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Eternity

Eternity, Eternity, When day and night shall cease to be

Author: Hiram T. Fisher
Tune: [Eternity! Eternity] (Snyder)
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Eternity! Eternity!
When day and night shall cease to be,
And time is swallowed up in thee,
How long, how long, eternity!

Refrain:
Eternity! Eternity!
Dread day of death and doom to be;
Thy warning words my soul would flee—
Prepare to meet eternity!

2 Eternity! Eternity!
The Judgment shall thy witness be,
When God shall fix the just decree
To stand thro’ all eternity. [Refrain]

3 Eternity! Eternity!
When saved or lost my soul shall be;
Lord, help me now my guilt to flee,
And help me for eternity. [Refrain]

4 Eternity! Eternity!
Thy terrors turn to victory,
For Christ from sin hath set me free,
And saves for all eternity.

Refrain:
Eternity! Eternity!
Thro’ Christ I find the victory;
He saves me now and sets me free,
Praise Him for all eternity!

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #15736

Author: Hiram T. Fisher

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Text Information

First Line: Eternity, Eternity, When day and night shall cease to be
Title: Eternity
Author: Hiram T. Fisher
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Eternity! Eternity!
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #15736
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #15736

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