For You and Me

There is a mansion bright and fair, For you and me

Author: Mrs. E. C. Ellsworth
Tune: [There is a mansion bright and fair]
Published in 5 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 There is a mansion bright and fair,
For you and me;
There is a welcome waiting there
For you and me;
Why homeless then, and wand’ring wide,
Since Jesus doth a place provide,
For you, O sinner, you and me.

Chorus:
For you and me,
For you, yes, you and me;
For you and me,
For you, yes, you and me.

2 There is a garment clear as light,
For you and me;
There is a robe of purest white
For you and me;
O why on rags a thought bestow,
Since Christ hath raiment white as snow,
For you, O sinner, you and me. [Chorus]

3 There is a table richly spread
For you and me;
There is a full supply of bread
For you and me;
Then why in want and sore distress,
Since Jesus doth all things possess,
For you, O sinner, you and me. [Chorus]


Source: Gospel Praise Book.: a collection of choice gems of sacred song suitable for church service, gospel praise meetings, and family devotions. (Complete ed.) #55

Author: Mrs. E. C. Ellsworth

Late 19th Century Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There is a mansion bright and fair, For you and me
Title: For You and Me
Author: Mrs. E. C. Ellsworth
Refrain First Line: For you and me

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Gospel Praise Book #d254

The Gem of Gems #d145

Wreath of Praise #d112

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