There's a beautiful valley of peace (Breck)

There's a beautiful valley of peace (Breck)

Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck
Tune: [There's a beautiful valley of peace] (Meredith)
Published in 9 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 There’s a beautiful valley of peace,
Where the heart of the weary may rest;
Where tumult of trials may cease,
And those who are burdened be blest.

Refrain:
In the valley of peace, the valley of peace,
In the beautiful valley of peace,
My Saviour is there ev’ry burden to bear,
In the beautiful valley of peace.

2 In that beautiful valley I know
Wild clamor is hushed into calm;
And, walking where still waters flow,
The sorrowing soul findeth balm. [Refrain]

3 In the valley of peace I may hide,
Where strifes of the world cannot mar,
And there I will follow my Guide,
My Hope and my glorious Star; [Refrain]

4 In the valley of peace let me roam
With Jesus, my “Staff” and my “Rod,”
Till I come to my heavenly home,
Whose builder and maker is God. [Refrain]

Source: The Kingdom of Praise #86

Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck

Carrie Ellis Breck was born 22 January 1855 in Vermont and raised in a Christian home. She later moved to Vineland, New Jersy, and then to Portland, Oregon. She wrote verse and prose for religious and household publications, In 1884 she married Frank A. Breck. She has written between fourteen and fifteen hundred hymns. 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 >

Text Information

First Line: There's a beautiful valley of peace (Breck)
Author: Mrs. Frank A. Breck
Refrain First Line: In the valley of peace

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Instances

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Edward MacHugh's Treasury of Gospel Hymns and Poems #92

Hymns of the Christian Life #d413

Hymns of Worship and Praise #d131

Jehovah's Praise #d238

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Life Songs: a collection of sacred songs for Sunday schools, young people's meetings and evangelistic services #86

Spiritual Songs and Hymns, for Use in All Gospel Services #d572

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The Kingdom of Praise #86

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