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In Heavenly Pastures

In the heavenly pastures fair

Author: Mary Ann Whitaker
Tune: [In the heavenly pastures fair]
Published in 14 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 In the heav’nly pastures fair,
’Neath the tender Shepherd’s care,
Let us rest beside the living streams today;
Calmly there in peace recline,
Drinking in the truth divine,
As His loving call we now with joy obey.

Glorious stream of life eternal,
Beauteous fields of living green,
Tho’ revealed within the word
Of our shepherd and our Lord,
By the pure in heart alone can they be seen.

2 Far from all the noise and strife
That disturb our daily life,
Let us pause awhile in silence and adore;
Then the sound of His dear voice
Will our waiting souls rejoice,
As He nameth us His own forevermore. [Refrain]

3 O how good and true and kind,
Seeking His stray sheep to find,
If they wander into danger from His side;
Ever closely may we tread
Where His holy feet have led,
So at last with Him in Heav’n we may abide. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #11402

Author: Mary Ann Whitaker

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Text Information

First Line: In the heavenly pastures fair
Title: In Heavenly Pastures
Author: Mary Ann Whitaker
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Glorious stream of life eternal
Copyright: Public Domain



The Cyber Hymnal #11402
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  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)


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The Cyber Hymnal #11402

Include 13 pre-1979 instances
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