On the resurrection morning (Winsett)

On the resurrection morning (Winsett)

Author: R. E. Winsett
Tune: [On the resurrection morning] (Winsett)
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 On the resurrection morning,
When you hear the trumpet’s warning;
Too late, ‘twill be too late.
To then turn and seek salvation,
But you’ll meet with condemnation,
Too late, forever too late.

Refrain:
Too late,
Too late.
You have missed your life eternal,
You have missed the joys supernal.
Too late, forever too late.

2 Soon God’s solemn proclamation,
Will go forth to every nation;
Too late, ‘twill be too late.
Then what weeping, wailing, sorrow,
For there’ll be no glad tomorrow,
Too late, forever too late. [Refrain]

3 You have shunned redemption’s story,
And have lost your home in glory;
Too late, ‘twill be too late.
For your doom is sealed forever,
From the good you then will sever,
Too late, forever too late. [Refrain]

4 Let there be no hesitation,
Turn to Jesus, seek salvation;
Too late, ‘twill be too late.
Then before the judgement morning,
Will you heed this solemn warning,
Too late, forever too late. [Refrain

Source: Soul Inspiring Songs #16

Author: R. E. Winsett

Robert Emmett Winsett (January 15, 1876 — June 26, 1952 (aged 76) was an American composer and publisher of Gospel music. Winsett was born in Bledsoe County, Tennessee, and graduated from the Bowman Normal School of Music in 1899. He founded his own publishing company in 1903, and his first publication, Winsett's Favorite Songs, quickly became popular among the Baptist and Pentecostal churches of the American South. Pentecostal Power followed in 1907; that year Winsett completed postgraduate work at a conservatory. He married Birdie Harris in 1908, and had three sons and two daughters with her. He settled in Fort Smith, Arkansas, continuing to compose gospel songs, of which he would write over 1,000 in total. He became a minister… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: On the resurrection morning (Winsett)
Author: R. E. Winsett
Refrain First Line: Too late, 'twill be too late
Publication Date: 1936
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1936.

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