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The judgment

The terrible day of judgment is coming

Author: James D. Vaughan
Tune: [The terrible day of judgment is coming]
Published in 6 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 The terrible day of judgment is coming,
Its dawning is drawing near;
The trumpet’s loud call will say to all nations,
"Before the dread bar appear."

O that terrible, terrible day,
O that terrible, terrible day,
It’s coming to me, it’s coming to you,
That day is coming to all.

2 The good will be placed on the right of the Savior,
The bad on the left, away;
Each one will receive reward for his labor,
O where will you stand that day? [Refrain]

3 O have you e’er thought of the last separation,
When Jesus the Judge will say:
"Depart to the regions of darkness eternal";
Are you ready to meet that day? [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #8834

Author: James D. Vaughan

Vaughan, James D(avid); b. Dec. 14, 1864, between Lawrence Co. and Giles Co., TN; d. Feb. 9, 1941, Lawrenceburg, TN; music publisher, composer and compiler of gospel songs in shape notation Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: The terrible day of judgment is coming
Title: The judgment
Author: James D. Vaughan
Refrain First Line: O that terrible, terrible day
Copyright: Public Domain



The Cyber Hymnal #8834
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The Cyber Hymnal #8834

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