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Only Near to the Kingdom

To live in the land where the Christ passes by

Author: William Johnson
Tune: [To live in the land where the Christ passes by]
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: William Johnson

William Johnson was born in 1906 on a farm near Center City, Minnesota. He published two collections of poetry: Wild Flowers (1948) and Bill’s Poems (1969). --The Presbyterian Hymnal Companion, 1993  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: To live in the land where the Christ passes by
Title: Only Near to the Kingdom
Author: William Johnson
Refrain First Line: Near to the kingdom



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)
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Favorite Gospel Songs #115

Favorite Gospel Songs. New ed. #d183

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Quartette #80

Songs for the Ransomed; for Sunday Schools and Gospel Work #d167

Spiritual Songs No. 2 #d124

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Words of Life #140

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