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That Fair Land

There's a land far away where the long summer day

Author: Vester Smith
Tune: [There's a land far away where the long summer day]
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 There’s a land far away where the long summer day,
Ever clothed with a splendor so fair,
’Tis a mansion of rest for the good and the blest,
And we’ll meet all the loved over there.

Refrain:
Over there, over there,
We shall meet with the pure and the fair;
Over there, over there,
We shall meet in that home over there.

2 In that land of the blest with its glories confessed,
We shall rest with our Savior above;
In that bright sunny clime as the stars we shall shine,
Crowned with glory like angels of love. [Refrain]

3 Oh! that land fair and bright, ’tis a home of delight,
’Tis a home where we’ll rest evermore;
With a robe and a crown in that home of renown
We shall sing with the loved gone before. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #7976

Author: Vester Smith

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Text Information

First Line: There's a land far away where the long summer day
Title: That Fair Land
Author: Vester Smith
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Over there, over there
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #7976
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #7976

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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