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Happy Beulah Land

We are a little pilgrim band, Traveling on, traveling on

Author: D. B. Purinton
Tune: [We are a little pilgrim band] (Purinton)
Published in 12 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 We are a little pilgrim band,
Trav’ling on, trav’ling on;
We are a happy pilgrim band,
Gayly trav’ling on.

Refrain:
On to the shores of the Beulah land,
The happy land, the heavenly land;
On to the shores of the Beulah land,
The happy Beulah land.

2 We are a little soldier band,
marching on, marching on;
We are a fearless soldier band,
Bravely marching on. [Refrain]

3 We are a little working band,
Toiling on, toiling on;
We are a busy working band,
Gladly toiling on. [Refrain]

4 We are a little Christian band,
Hoping on, praying on;
We are an earnest Christian band,
Hoping, praying on. [Refrain]

Source: Joyful Lays: a new collection of songs, prepared and adapted for the Sunday School #66

Author: D. B. Purinton

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Text Information

First Line: We are a little pilgrim band, Traveling on, traveling on
Title: Happy Beulah Land
Author: D. B. Purinton
Language: English
Refrain First Line: On to the shores of the Beulah land
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)
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Garnered Sheaves #125

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Holy Voices for the Sunday School, and other services of the church #220

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Joyful Lays #66

Songs for the Harvest Field #d134

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Sunshine #91

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Temple Echoes #22

The Prize #d157

The Reward, for Sunday Schools #d77

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The Standard Sunday School Hymnal #299

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Tried and True #125

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Voices for Jesus #33

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