In My Father's Dwelling

In my Father's dwelling above

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [In my Father's dwelling above]
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 In my Father’s dwelling above,
There’s a robe and a crown for me;
I shall enter thro’ the gates of glory there,
And the King in His beauty see.

O the rapture, O the rapture,
When I reach my Father’s dwelling bright and fair!
O the rapture, O the rapture,
When the King shall receive me there.

2 In my Father’s dwelling above,
O the bliss that remains for me!
I shall tell of my Redeemer and His love,
I shall sing of His grace so free. [Refrain]

3 In my Father’s dwelling above,
When the cares of the world shall cease,
I shall join the happy chorus of the blest,
In a land of delight and peace. [Refrain]

4 In my Father’s dwelling above,
With the friends that have gone before,
We shall meet beyond the river by and by,
There to praise Him forevermore. [Refrain]

Source: Crowning Day No. 3 #111

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

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Text Information

First Line: In my Father's dwelling above
Title: In My Father's Dwelling
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Language: English
Refrain First Line: O the rapture, O the rapture
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 4 of 4)
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Crowning Day No. 3 #111

Crowning Theme; Nos. 1 and 2 combined #d63

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Lasting Hymns #115

Notes of Gladness #d58

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