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Precious Home of Rest

Sweet rest in Jesus, home of the soul

Author: Barney Elliott Warren
Tune: [Sweet rest in Jesus]
Published in 3 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Sweet rest in Jesus,
Home of the soul,
Growing more precious,
While ages shall roll.

Refrain:
Home, home,
Home for all the blest;
Home, home,
Precious home of rest.

2 Sweet rest in Jesus,
While here we stay;
And He’s prepared us
A home far away. [Refrain]

3 Sweet rest in Jesus,
Home in the skies—
It must be glorious,
Where man never dies. [Refrain]

4 Sweet rest in Jesus,
There to abide,
Ever victorious,
Where naught can betide. [Refrain]

Select Hymns, 1911 (Timeless Truths)

Author: Barney Elliott Warren

Barney Elliott Warren was an American Christian hymnwriter and minister. See more in Wikipedia  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Sweet rest in Jesus, home of the soul
Title: Precious Home of Rest
Author: Barney Elliott Warren
Meter: 5.4.5.5.2.5.2.5
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Home, home, home for all the blest

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 1 of 1)
Text

Timeless Truths #519

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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