Just Beyond the River

Just beyond the river Jordan, Lie the sunny fields of bliss

Author: J. H. Stockton
Tune: [Just beyond the river Jordan] (Stockton)
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: J. H. Stockton

Stockton, John Hart, a Methodist minister, was born in 1813, and died in 1877. He was a member of the New Jersey Annual Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, and the successive pastoral charges that he filled as a member of that Conference are found in the Conference Journal. He was not only a preacher, but a musician and composer of tunes, as well as hymn writer. He published two gospel song books: Salvation Melodies, 1874, and Precious Songs, 1875. Hymn Writers of the Church by Charles Nutter, 1911… Go to person page >

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First Line: Just beyond the river Jordan, Lie the sunny fields of bliss
Title: Just Beyond the River
Author: J. H. Stockton
Language: English
Refrain First Line: There our loved ones are waiting
Publication Date: 1904
Copyright: Public Domain


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