There’s a Beautiful Heavenly Country

There’s a beautiful heavenly country

Author: E. C. Macartney
Tune: [There’s a beautiful heavenly country]
Published in 1 hymnal

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1 There’s a beautiful heavenly country,
And a mansion so bright and fair;
There’s a welcome awaiting the faithful,
Who with patience their burdens bear.

Refrain:
Fair land of heaven thy praises we sing,
Telling the story of Jesus our King;
Beautiful country, heavenly country,
There we shall dwell with the ransom’d throng.

2 In that beautiful heavenly country,
Where we never shall weep nor sigh;
We shall sing of our blessed Redeemer,
While the endless ages roll by. [Refrain]

3 To that beautiful heavenly country,
We know that some day we’ll go;
We shall rest in the arms of the Saviour,
No more of sorrow we’ll know. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Sovereign Grace #196

Author: E. C. Macartney

19th Century http://www.hymntime.com/tch/bio/m/a/c/macartney_ec.htm Go to person page >

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First Line: There’s a beautiful heavenly country
Title: There’s a Beautiful Heavenly Country
Author: E. C. Macartney
Refrain First Line: Fair land of heaven thy praises we sing
Publication Date: 1897
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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Songs of Sovereign Grace #196

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