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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

You have heard many times of that city so fair

You have heard many times of that city so fair

Author: Edna G. Young
Tune: [You have heard many times of that city so fair]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 You have heard many times of that city so fair,
Whence trav’lers pass over each day;
You have heard it from pulpit, and listened to songs
Of green hills so far, far away.

Refrain:
Do you hope to e there, in that city so fair?
Then come to the Lord, seek Him now;
He is waiting today; do not turn Him away;
With peace He thy soul will endow.

2 It requires neither wealth or position to gain
An entrance abundance therein;
But if you would be called with the chosen of God,
Your soul must be washed from all sin. [Refrain]

3 Have you friends over there who are waiting for you,
And watch at the beautiful gate;
Oh, be ready to go! say not “Some other time,”
Lest “Some other time” be too late. [Refrain]

Source: Calvary's Praises #64

Author: Edna G. Young

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Text Information

First Line: You have heard many times of that city so fair
Author: Edna G. Young
Refrain First Line: Do you hope to be there

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Calvary's Praises #64

Living Praise #d252

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The Revival No. 4 #114

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