We will sing the praise of Jesus when we all get home

We will sing the praise of Jesus when we all get home

Author: Elisha A. Hoffman
Tune: [We will sing the praise of Jesus] (Hoffman)
Published in 8 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 We will sing the praise of Jesus,
When we all get home,
We will sing the praise of Jesus,
When we all get home;
With millions round the throne,
With the myriads of his own,
We will make his glory known,
When we all get home.

Refrain:
When we all get home over there,
When we all get home over there,
O how happy we will be
When his glory we shall see,
When we all get home over there.

2 All our trials will be over,
When we reach our home,
All our trials will be over,
When we reach our home;
How happy we will be,
From all sin and sorrow free,
Thro’ along eternity,
In our heav’nly home. [Refrain]

3 We will see our precious Savior,
When we all get home;
We will see our precious Savior,
When we all get home;
His glory we shall see,
And thro’ all eternity,
O how happy we shall be,
In our heav’nly home. [Refrain]

Source: Triumphant Songs No.3 #141

Author: Elisha A. Hoffman

Elisha Hoffman (1839-1929) after graduating from Union Seminary in Pennsylvania was ordained in 1868. As a minister he was appointed to the circuit in Napoleon, Ohio in 1872. He worked with the Evangelical Association's publishing arm in Cleveland for eleven years. He served in many chapels and churches in Cleveland and in Grafton in the 1880s, among them Bethel Home for Sailors and Seamen, Chestnut Ridge Union Chapel, Grace Congregational Church and Rockport Congregational Church. In his lifetime he wrote more than 2,000 gospel songs including"Leaning on the everlasting arms" (1894). The fifty song books he edited include Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 and The Evergreen, 1873. Mary Louise VanDyke… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: We will sing the praise of Jesus when we all get home
Author: Elisha A. Hoffman
Refrain First Line: When we all get home over there
Copyright: Public Domain

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Spiritual Songs for Gospel Meetings and the Sunday School #58

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Sweet Harmonies #34

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Triumphant Songs No.3 #141

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