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In Fancy We Picture That Land

In fancy we picture that beautiful land

Author: Florence Elrod-Norris
Tune: [In fancy we picture that beautiful land]
Published in 1 hymnal

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 In fancy we picture that beautiful land,
With its waters of crystal so clear;
With longing we think of the bright angel band,
And the time its sweet music we’ll hear.

Refrain:
In fancy we picture that beautiful land
Where the glorious Lamb is the light;
How happy we’ll be when up there we shall stand,
And for aye in His praises unite!

2 In fancy we picture the throne of our God,
And the splendor surrounding it there;
For Heaven’s fair courts has no earthly one trod,
Or beheld all their beauties so rare. [Refrain]

3 We cannot tell truly of Heaven, our home,
Tho’ we strive while we live thro’ the years;
We cannot know truly till God calls us "Come"
To that land where there’ll be no more tears. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #10749

Author: Florence Elrod-Norris

[Florence Elrod] Born: July 19, 1893, Boone, North Carolina. Died: April 3, 1973, Blowing Rock, North Carolina. Florence and her husband Jordan Griffith Norris were living in Watauga County, North Carolina, in 1920 & 1930. --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: In fancy we picture that beautiful land
Title: In Fancy We Picture That Land
Author: Florence Elrod-Norris
Language: English
Refrain First Line: In fancy we picture that beautiful land
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #10749
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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