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Have you ever heard the story That the holy Father tells

Have you ever heard the story That the holy Father tells

Author: Mary Feary
Tune: [Have you ever heard the story] (Sherwin)
Published in 4 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Have you ever heard the story
That the Holy Father tells,
To His angels there in glory,
Of His children, loved so well?

Refrain:
O, be glad, ye children,
Blessèd little children,
Yes, be glad, ye children,
For Jesus loves you well.

2 All the angels cease their singing,
While they hear the Father tell
Of His darling Son so willing
To redeem the souls that fell. [Refrain]

3 Then the happy angels winging
Bright their way thro’ realms above,
Listened to the children, singing,
Of the dear Redeemer’s love. [Refrain]

4 Back they flew to thrones all shining,
And from golden harp strings rang
Sweetest music, ever shining,
With the song the children sang. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #10265

Author: Mary Feary

19th Century We have little data on this author, except that Feary was her maiden name. --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Have you ever heard the story That the holy Father tells
Author: Mary Feary
Refrain First Line: O, be glad, ye children, blessed little children

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #10265
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #10265TextScoreAudio
Include 3 pre-1979 instances



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