I'm Going Home

The road to heaven by Christ was made

Author: Mrs. Hall Booth
Tune: [The road to heaven by Christ was made] (Excell)
Published in 64 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 The road to heav’n by Christ was made,
With heav’nly truth the rails are laid;
From earth to heav’n the line extends,
To life eternal where it ends.

All get aboard the Gospel train,
We’ll run it thro’ in Jesus’ name,
We’re going home,
We’re going home,
We’re going home
To die no more.

2 Repentance is the station, then,
Where passengers are taken in;
No fee for them is there to pay,
For Jesus is Himself the way. [Refrain]

3 The Bible is the engineer,
It points the way to heav’n so clear,
Thro’ tunnels dark and dreary here,
It does the way to glory steer. [Refrain]

4 God’s love the fire, His truth the steam
Which drives the engine and the train,
All you who would to glory ride,
Must come to Christ, in Him abide. [Refrain]

5 Come, then, poor sinner, now’s the time
At any station on the line;
If you repent and turn from sin,
The train will stop and take you in. [Refrain]

6 And then to glory we will go,
With all on board as white as snow.
So ring the bell and start the train,
And run it thro’ in Jesus’ name. [Refrain]

Source: The Crowning Day : For use in Sunday Schools and Gospel Meetings #98

Author: Mrs. Hall Booth

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Text Information

First Line: The road to heaven by Christ was made
Title: I'm Going Home
Author: Mrs. Hall Booth
Language: English
Refrain First Line: I'm going home I'm going home
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 64 of 64)

Bells of Heaven #d357

Better Convention Songs, Our 1929 Book #d110

Boundless Love #d90

Brighter Day #d93

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Crowning Glory No. 2 #193

Cumberland Hymns, a Collection of "Whosoever Will" Songs. Centenary ed. #d197

Down at the Cross #d301

Echoes of Calvary #d103

English and German Gospel Songs, or The Ebenezer Hymnal #d248

Eureka Carols #d79

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Excellent Songs #83

Glory Songs #d123

Good News in Song. Rev. ed. #d180

Gospel Bells #d147

Gospel Light #d257

Gospel Melodies #d165

Gospel Searchlight Songs #d186

Gospel Tent Hymns #d171

Gospel Tidings, a Book of Select Gospel Songs #d116

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Hallelujahs #143

Happy Greetings to All #d241

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His Voice of Love #143

Hymns and Spiritual Songs for Bible Schools #d200

Hymns of Victory, Parts 1 and 2 #d230

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Lasting Hymns No. 2 #307

Little Light for a Dime #d15

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Millennial Revival #143

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New Melodies #63

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New Perfect Praise #143

Our Church and Revival Songs #d97

Our Cumberland Presbyterian Hymnal #d317

Pleasures of Heaven #d107

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Praise Divine #95

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Quartette #69

Sacred Melodies #d113

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Sacred Melodies for Social Worship #446

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Salvation Army Songs #24

Salvation Soldier's Song Book #d220

Saved by Grace Songs #d62

Sing the Gospel #d81

Song Land Melodies #d162

Songland Melodies ... a New Song Book for Revivals #d195

Songs for the Ransomed; for Sunday Schools and Gospel Work #d152

Sonnets of Praise #d134

Sweet Harmonies (A New Song Book) #d154

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Temple Bells #143

The Canadian Minstrel #d76

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The Christian Songster #22

The Crown #d120

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The Crowning Day #98

The Crowning Glory Nos. 1 and 2 #d344

The Golden Harp #d118

The Gospel Gleaner #d156

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The Gospel in Song #132

The Jubilee Songster #d91

The Pathway of Praise No. 1 #d124

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The Revivalist #78

The Salvation Soldier's Song Book #d105

The Salvation Soldier's Song Book #d186

The Supplement to "The Century Gospel Songs" #d161

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The Welcome Voice #102

Tidings of the Cross #d225

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Triumphant Songs No.1 #101

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Triumphant Songs No.4 #191

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