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How oft in holy converse

How oft in holy converse

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [How oft in holy converse]
Published in 20 hymnals

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Audio files: MIDI

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1. How oft in holy converse
With Christ, my Lord, alone,
I seem to hear the millions
That sing around His throne:

Hallelujah! Amen!
Hallelujah! Amen!
Hallelujah! Amen!
Amen! Amen!

2. They passed through toils and trials,
And though the strife was long,
They share the victor’s conquest
And sing the victor’s song: [Refrain]

3. My soul takes up the chorus
And, pressing on my way,
Communing still with Jesus,
I sing from day to day: [Refrain]

4. Through grace I soon shall conquer
And reach my home on high;
And through eternal ages
I’ll shout beyond the sky: [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #2396

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

Pseudonymns: A.V., Mrs. A. E. Andrews, Mrs. E. A. Andrews, Mrs. E. L. Andrews, James L. Black, Henrietta E. Blair, Charles Bruce, Robert Bruce, Leah Carlton, Eleanor Craddock, Lyman G. Cuyler, D.H.W., Ella Dare, Ellen Dare, Mrs. Ellen Douglass, Lizzie Edwards. Miss Grace Elliot, Grace J. Frances, Victoria Frances, Jennie Garnett, Frank Gould, H. D. K., Frances Hope, Annie L. James, Martha J. Lankton [Langton], Grace Lindsey, Maud Marion, Sallie Martin, Wilson Meade, Alice Monteith, Martha C. Oliver, Mrs. N. D. Plume, Kate Smiley, Sallie Smith, J. L. Sterling, John Sterling, Julia Sterling, Ida Scott Taylor, Mary R. Tilden, Hope Tryaway, Carrie M. Wilson, W.H.D. Frances Jane Crosby, the daughter of John and Mercy Crosby, was born in Sout… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: How oft in holy converse
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Refrain First Line: Hallelujah, amen



The Cyber Hymnal #2396
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