With Jesus

When from the scenes of earth we rise

Author: D. W. Gordon
Tune: HILTON HEAD (Sweney)
Published in 9 hymnals

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1. When from the scenes of earth we rise,
To find our home beyond the skies,
What visions then shall greet our eyes,
When we shall be with Jesus!

To be with Jesus, O how sweet!
With saints and angels at His feet,
With songs we shall each other greet,
And ever be with Jesus.

2. The storms of life will all be o’er,
Our souls be tempest tossed no more,
When we have reached the golden shore,
For we shall be with Jesus. [Refrain]

3. Redeemed from sin and saved by grace,
We shall behold His blessèd face,
The wonders of His love to trace,
As we shall be with Jesus. [Refrain]

4. With Him in glory e’er to stay,
Where founts of living waters play,
And sorrow’s tears are wiped away,
Forevermore with Jesus. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #7534

Author: D. W. Gordon

Late 19th Century Currently, our only data on Gordon is that he was a minister. --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: When from the scenes of earth we rise
Title: With Jesus
Author: D. W. Gordon
Language: English
Refrain First Line: To be with Jesus, O how sweet
Copyright: Public Domain



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The Cyber Hymnal #7534

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