The Golden Land

There's a land that is fair and golden

Author: I. M. Scudder
Tune: [There’s a land that is fair and golden]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 There’s a land that is fair and golden,
Half its beauties will never be told;
In its grandeur and glory folden,
I so long this fair land to behold.

Refrain:
In that land, so fair and golden
There the story sweet and olden,
Is the theme of angel bands,
In that glory, golden land;
Sing, my soul, sing Amen.

2 In that land is a golden city,
With its walls built of costliest stone;
Naught on earth can compare in beauty,
With that fair, golden heavenly home. [Refrain]

3 If to Jesus we’re faithful ever,
We shall see all those glories untold;
And shall gaze on their God-like splendor,
Which our earth-sight can never behold. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #13366

Author: I. M. Scudder

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Text Information

First Line: There's a land that is fair and golden
Title: The Golden Land
Author: I. M. Scudder
Language: English
Refrain First Line: In that land so fair and golden
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #13366
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #13366

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