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When the golden gates are opened And I enter

When the golden gates are opened And I enter

Author: C. Billett
Tune: [When the golden gates are opened]
Published in 5 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 When the golden gates are opened,
And I enter in to rest,
And behold the blessed Savior,
And am folded to His breast—

Refrain:
That will be glory,
That will be glory,
That will be glory with my Savior King;
That will be glory,
That will be glory,
That will be glory while we shout and sing.

2 When this weary way has ended,
With its conflict sharp and long,
And the peace and joy of heaven
Fills the heart and tunes the song— [Refrain]

3 Then the promised rest and glory
In fruition shall be known,
And the long imagined splendor
Into knowledge shall have grown. [Refrain]

4 O, but ‘tis the One in glory
It will be so good to meet,
And to cast my crown before Him
Down at His beloved feet. [Refrain]

5 And forever bear the likeness
Of the Lord who died for me,
And forever join the chorus
Of the ransomed and the free. [Refrain]

Source: Glad Tidings in Song #82

Author: C. Billett

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Text Information

First Line: When the golden gates are opened And I enter
Author: C. Billett
Refrain First Line: That will be glory

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #12176
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)
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