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Place Me on the Heavenly Side

If you in heaven would stay through out eternal day

Author: Sallie M. Rather
Tune: [If you in Heav'n would stay, throughout eternal day]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 If you in Heav’n would stay, throughout eternal day,
Self and sin must be denied;
To Jesus we must plead, He’ll make us free indeed,
And place us on the heav’nly side.

I’ll trust Him whatsoe’er betide,
I’ll trust Him, He has ne’er denied;
To Jesus I will plead, He’ll meet my every need,
And keep me on the heav’nly side.

2 O! sinner, come just now, and unto Jesus bow,
Give up all your sin and pride;
For Jesus is the way, just look to Him and say,
Lord place me on the heav’nly side. [Refrain]

3 And when my days are done, and I my race have run,
I must cross the chilly tide.
But Jesus will be there, I have no need to fear,
He’ll land me on the heav’nly side. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #10734

Author: Sallie M. Rather

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Text Information

First Line: If you in heaven would stay through out eternal day
Title: Place Me on the Heavenly Side
Author: Sallie M. Rather
Refrain First Line: I'll trust him whatsoe'er betide


The Cyber Hymnal #10734
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