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Will you go with us to heaven

Full Text

1 We are going home to heaven’s golden city,
We have tasted of its precious fruit of love;
And, dear sinner, if you’d be forever happy,
Journey with us to that blissful world above.

Refrain:
Will you go to that city?
Jesus will receive you there; will you go?
Will you go with us, oh, will you go to heaven?
Will you journey to that happy home above?

2 Come, dear people, get salvation and be ready,
Not a moment longer should your soul delay;
God is calling, oh, His wondrous love and mercy
Will receive you in that home of endless day. [Refrain]

3 We are going through to glory by the Bible,
See the way-marks, “Be ye holy through the blood”;
In the name of Jesus will you meekly travel
With the pilgrims to that beautiful abode? [Refrain]

4 Choose this day if you will go to that fair city—
Will you share a blest eternity of love?
Jesus calls you, all the ransomed wait to greet you,
And the angels sing to welcome you above. [Refrain]

Hymnal of the Church of God, 1953 (Timeless Truths)

Author: D. S. Warner

Warner, Daniel Sidney. (near Marshallville, Wayne County, Ohio, 1842--1895). Church of God. Reared on an Ohio farm. During the Civil War, he substituted for a brother. Later he taught school. He attended Oberlin College briefly in 1865. By 1867 he was licensed to preach by the Western Ohio Eldership of the Church of God (Winebrennerian). His experience in preaching was gained on circuits in Nebraska and Ohio. In 1874 he was in trouble with the Eldership for preaching entire sanctification. Soon he joined the Indiana Eldership. In 1881 he was in trouble with this Eldership over sectism. Warner was an associate editor of the Herals of Gospel Freedom in 1878. this paper was merged with the Pilgrim about 1881, and the new paper was called th… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: We are going home to heaven's golden city
Title: Will you go with us to heaven
Author: D. S. Warner (1893)
Meter: 12.11.12.11.7.10.12.11
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Will you go to that city

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Timeless Truths #198Text
Include 3 pre-1979 instances



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