A home among the blest

There is a home among the blest

Author: Lavinia E. Brauff
Tune: [There is a home among the blest]
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1 There is a home among the blest
Where weary souls find endless rest;
Where God bestows eternal peace,
And happiness shall never cease.

Refrain:
O happy home of endless rest,
Where spirits are forever blest;
Teach us, O Lord, to worship Thee
Thro’ life, and thro’ eternity.

2 There is a home among the blest
Where sin and care can ne’er molest;
Where ev’ry tear is wip’d away,
And night is lost in cloudless day. [Refrain]

3 There is a home among the blest
Where Jesus welcomes ev’ry guest;
Where we shall hear the words “Well done,”
When life’s short race on earth is run. [Refrain]

4 Fit us for our unchanging rest
In that bright home among the blest;
Where we shall wear heav’n’s starry crown,
When we have laid life’s crosses down. [Refrain]

Source: Consecrated Hymns #100

Author: Lavinia E. Brauff

Lavinia E. Brauff was born in Pittsburgh 12 October, 1851. She was blind from infnacy. She was educated at the School for the Blind in Philadelphia. Her first hymn was published in 1894 to the music of H. P. Danks. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

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First Line: There is a home among the blest
Title: A home among the blest
Author: Lavinia E. Brauff
Refrain First Line: O happy home of endless rest

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