They Laid Him In the Tomb

They laid him in the tomb

Author: Sarah Wilson
Tune: [They laid Him in the tomb]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 They laid Him in the tomb,
They closed it with a stone,
And in the deep and heavy gloom
They left their Lord alone.
Then broke the Easter day;
"Fear not," an angel said,
Behold the place where Jesus lay;
He liveth who was dead.

2 He tarried forty days
With those He did most love;
He taught them of His Father’s ways
And then He went above.
Christ rose, and we shall rise
When death’s short sleep is past;
Lord, lift our hearts to yonder skies,
And take us there at last.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #8611

Author: Sarah Wilson

Possibly born in 1893 Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: They laid him in the tomb
Title: They Laid Him In the Tomb
Author: Sarah Wilson
Meter: 6.6.8.6
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #8611
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

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The Cyber Hymnal #8611

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