The Bible is a treasure book Of stories that are true

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1 The Bible is a treasure book
Of stories that are true,
It tells how Jesus came to earth
His Father's work to do,
It tells how Jesus came to earth
His Father's work to do.

2 The Book of Mormon came to us
Upon the plates of gold,
A record of the people in
America of old,
A record of the people in
America of old.

3 Doctrine and Covenants revels
God's word to us today,
It shows us how to do his will
And walk the gospel way,
It shows us how to do his will
And walk the gospel way.

Source: Children's Hymnal #79

Author: Gracia Holman

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Text Information

First Line: The Bible is a treasure book Of stories that are true
Author: Gracia Holman
Language: English
Publication Date: 1957
Copyright: Public Domain

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BROTHER JAMES' AIR

BROTHER JAMES' AIR was composed by James Leith Macbeth Bain (b. Scotland, c. 1840; d. Liverpool, England, 1925), the healer, mystic, and poet known simply as Brother James. The tune was first published in his volume The great peace: being a New Year's greeting ... (1915). Born in a devout Christian…

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