One By One

One by one, the ties are sundered

Author: A. E. Dunn
Tune: [One by one the ties are sundered]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 One by one the ties are sundered—
Ties that make the earth so dear;
Loves that bind us to each other
One by one are riven here;
But by and by they’ll, one by one, be
Linked again before the throne.

2 One by one as friends we’re severed,
Sundered far by miles and years;
Bitter partings must be spoken,
Causing flow of floods of tears;
But by and by we’ll, one by one,
Meet again before the throne.

3 Yes, we’ll meet no more to sever,
Never more to say farewell;
None shall part us then forever;
Then again our thoughts we’ll tell
When we’re gathered, one by one,
Safe at home before the throne.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #14677

Author: A. E. Dunn

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Text Information

First Line: One by one, the ties are sundered
Title: One By One
Author: A. E. Dunn
Meter: 8.7.8.7.8.8
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #14677
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #14677

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