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Beside the Beautiful River

In the heavenly clime we shall meet some time

Author: Jennie Wilson
Tune: [In the heavenly clime we shall meet some time]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 In the heavenly clime we shall meet some time,
Beside the beautiful river;
We shall find the joy that has no alloy,
Beside the beautiful river.

Beside the beautiful river we’ll stray,
In the glorious light of eternity’s day;
And with saved ones we’ll praise our Redeemer for aye,
Beside the beautiful river.

2 With the pure and blest we shall sweetly rest,
Beside the beautiful river;
With all conflicts o’er, trials come no more,
Beside the beautiful river. [Refrain]

3 We shall learn the song of the blood-washed throng,
Beside the beautiful river;
While long ages roll, we shall Christ extol
Beside the beautiful river. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #10778

Author: Jennie Wilson

Wilson, Jennie Bain. (d. 3 September 1913). Obituaries available in the DNAH Archives.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: In the heavenly clime we shall meet some time
Title: Beside the Beautiful River
Author: Jennie Wilson
Refrain First Line: Beside the beautiful river we’ll stray
Publication Date: 1904
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.


The Cyber Hymnal #10778
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The Cyber Hymnal #10778

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