NEW JERUSALEM (Carrell)

NEW JERUSALEM (Carrell)

Composer: James P. Carrell
Published in 1 hymnal


Composer: James P. Carrell

James P. Carrell was a "farmer, Methodist minister, and county clerk in Lebanon, Russell County, Virginia. He was author of the Songs of Zion (1821) and co-author of Virginia Harmony (1831)" (Steel and Hulan 2010). Several of his songs were printed in Kentucky Harmony and its supplements. Go to person page >

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Title: NEW JERUSALEM (Carrell)
Composer: James P. Carrell
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Incipit: 15654 32165
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain

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This Life's a dream, an empty show

This life's a dream, an empty show;
But the bright world to which I go
Hath joys substantial and sincere;
When shall I wake and find me there?

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