That Blessed Country

There, in that golden city fair

Author: Louise Swan
Tune: [There, in that golden city fair]
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 There, in that golden city fair,
Stand the blest angels in robes of white,
Singing forever their songs of praise,
Resting not day or night.

Refrain:
With that great choir in glory,
Lord, may we stand and sing,
Praises to Thee our Father,
And praises to Christ our King.

2 There, neither sin nor any grief,
Ever shall enter their song sublime;
Heav’n’s high arches shall ever ring,
After the end of time. [Refrain]

3 O, blessed Choir of angel hosts;
O, blessed country where all is love;
There, weary souls that languish here,
Shall rest in heav’n above. [Refrain]

Source: Uplifted Voices: a 20th century hymn book for sunday-schools and devotional meetings #115

Author: Louise Swan

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Text Information

First Line: There, in that golden city fair
Title: That Blessed Country
Author: Louise Swan
Language: English
Refrain First Line: With that great choir in glory
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Cyber Hymnal #15001

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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