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Jerusalem 53

The Sacred Harp, 1991 (Denson) Edition

Composer: Arranged by William Walker, 1835
Poet: John Cennick, 1743
Meter: Long Meter (8,8,8,8)
Stanza Poetry Source by First Line
1
Jesus, my all to heav地 is gone,
He whom I fix my hopes upon;
His track I see, and I値l pursue
The narrow way till Him I view.

(Chorus)


JESUS my All, to Heav地 is gone;, Stanza 1
Chorus
I知 on my journey home to the new Jerusalem,
So fare you well, I am going home.


2
The way the holy prophets went,
The road that leads from banishment,
The King痴 highway of holiness
I値l go, for all His paths are peace.

(Chorus)


JESUS my All, to Heav地 is gone;, Stanza 2
3
This is the way I long have sought,
And mourned because I found it not;
My grief a burden long has been,
Because I was not saved from sin.

(Chorus)


JESUS my All, to Heav地 is gone;, Stanza 6
4
Then will I tell to sinners 池ound,
What a dear Savior I have found;
I値l point to Thy redeeming blood,
And say, 釘ehold the way to God.

(Chorus)


JESUS my All, to Heav地 is gone;, Stanza 9
5
Lo! glad I come, and thou, blest Lamb,
Shalt take me to Thee, whose I am;
Nothing but sin have I to give,
Nothing but love shall I receive.

(Chorus)


JESUS my All, to Heav地 is gone;, Stanza 8