Sweetly Sleeping

Sister, thou art sweetly sleeping

Author: Mrs. Small
Published in 9 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Sister, thou art sweetly sleeping,
Free from pain, and toil, and care;
Dearest sister, how we miss thee!
Miss thee in the house of prayer.

2 Thou wilt sleep, but not forever;
Jesus died, and rose again;
Soon he'll comes in clouds of glory,
Thou wilt rise with him to reign.

3 Sister, then we hope to meet thee;
Then we'll take thee by the hand;
Then we'll twine our arms around thee,
In that bright and happy land.

Source: The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #961

Author: Mrs. Small

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Text Information

First Line: Sister, thou art sweetly sleeping
Title: Sweetly Sleeping
Author: Mrs. Small

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Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)

Highway Songs #d64

Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d949

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Hymns of the Advent #223

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Hymns of the Morning #223

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Rescue songs #24

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Songs for Service #222

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d758

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #961

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