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Mount of Blessing

I've been up the mount with my Lord today

Author: Edgar Page Stites
Tune: [I've been up the Mount with my Lord today]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 I’ve been up the Mount with my Lord today,
In blessed communion along the way;
Tho’ He is a King and of royal birth,
He deigns to life up the weak ones of earth.

Refrain:
O it is a glorious place to be,
And O what a wonder it is to me,
That my Saviour goes with me as I journey along,
And fills my soul with joy and with song.

2 He told of His own, His most gracious love,
And pleasures prepared for me above;
My heart was aglow with His blessed word,
Because of the presence of Christ my Lord. [Chorus]

3 He then brought me down by the waters still,
To the flow’ry vale where the songbirds trill;
In the pastures green I was led along,
Till my soul was filled with joy and with song. [Chorus]


Source: Gospel Praise Book.: a collection of choice gems of sacred song suitable for church service, gospel praise meetings, and family devotions. (Complete ed.) #10

Author: Edgar Page Stites

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Text Information

First Line: I've been up the mount with my Lord today
Title: Mount of Blessing
Author: Edgar Page Stites
Refrain First Line: O it is a glorious place to be

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Gospel Praise Book. #10

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Gospel Praise Book #10

Wreath of Praise #d52

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