1 We have a strong city, in Judah’s fair land,
Its walls are salvation, appointed to stand;
Salvation its bulwarks that never may fall,
Jehovah its builder, He’s all and in all.
O city, fair City! thou beauteous place;
Thy gates swing wide open, thy temples are grace;
Who enter thy portals, forever remain;
There’s peace, perfect peace, for Jehovah doth reign,
There’s peace, perfect peace, for Jehovah doth reign.
2 Then open the gates, let the righteous who hold
His truth, enter in, and become of His fold;
He’ll keep them in peace, if their mind is but stayed;
And so they may trust Him, and be not afraid. [Refrain]
3 Forever and ever, O trust ye the Lord;
He’ll keep whosoever believeth His word.
Jehovah, thy strength, everlasting shall be;
Then open, fair city we come unto thee. [Refrain]
Source: Hymns We Love, for Sunday Schools and All Devotional Meetings #147
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|Hymns We Love, for Sunday Schools and All Devotional Meetings #147||City of Salvation||We have a strong city, in Judah's land fair||[We have a strong city, in Judah's land fair]||P. H. Bristow||1907|