Valley of rest

Valley of Eden, beyond the sea

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [Valley of Eden, beyond the sea]
Published in 14 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Valley of Eden, beyond the sea,
Haven of rest, tranquil and blest;
Anchored forever we soon shall be,
Gathered with Jesus to rest;
Songs of the ransomed are floating in air,
Wafted to earth from thy regions so fair;
Angels are tenderly calling us there,
Calling the weary to rest.

Refrain:
Come to this valley of Eden fair,
Weary and sorrow oppressed;
Angels are tenderly calling us there,
Come to this valley of rest.

2 Valley of Eden, the soul’s dear home,
Bright are thy hills, peaceful thy rills;
Happy forever we soon shall roam
Over thy bright blooming hills;
Thine are the beauties that never decay,
Thine is the light of a shadowless day;
Voices of loved ones are calling away,
Home to thy bright blooming hills. [Refrain]

3 Valley of Eden, beyond the sea,
Lovely thy bow’rs, fadeless thy flow’rs;
Valley of Eden, we dream of thee,
Dream of thy beautiful bow’rs.
Friends that were parted with rapture shall meet,
Casting their crowns at Immanuel’s feet;
Still the glad voices of angels repeat,
“Come to the valley of flowers.” [Refrain]

Source: Glorious Praise: specially prepared for use in the prayer meeting, the church service, the young people's meetings, the Sunday school, the evangelistic and other religious gatherings #106

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

Pseudonymns: A.V., Mrs. A. E. Andrews, Mrs. E. A. Andrews, Mrs. E. L. Andrews, James L. Black, Henrietta E. Blair, Charles Bruce, Robert Bruce, Leah Carlton, Eleanor Craddock, Lyman G. Cuyler, D.H.W., Ella Dare, Ellen Dare, Mrs. Ellen Douglass, Lizzie Edwards. Miss Grace Elliot, Grace J. Frances, Victoria Frances, Jennie Garnett, Frank Gould, H. D. K., Frances Hope, Annie L. James, Martha J. Lankton, Grace Lindsey, Maud Marion, Sallie Martin, Alice Monteith, Martha C. Oliver, Mrs. N. D. Plume, Kate Smiley, Sallie Smith, J. L. Sterling, John Sterling, Julia Sterling, Ida Scott Taylor, Mary R. Tilden, Carrie M. Wilson, W.H.D. Frances Jane Crosby, the daughter of John and Mercy Crosby, was born in Southeast, Putnam County, N. Y., March 24,… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Valley of Eden, beyond the sea
Title: Valley of rest
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Refrain First Line: Come to this valley of Eden fair

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 14 of 14)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Crowning Praises: for Sunday-schools, revivals, conventions and all religious work and worship #36Page Scan
Devotional Songs #172Page Scan
Finest of the Wheat Male Chorus #52Page Scan
Glorious Praise: specially prepared for use in the prayer meeting, the church service, the young people's meetings, the Sunday school, the evangelistic and other religious gatherings #106TextAudioPage Scan
Hymn-Songs: for use in the Sunday school, young people's meeting, the church and home #100Page Scan
Sacred Trio: comprising Redemption Songs, Showers of Blessing, the Joyful Sound #413Page Scan
Showers of Blessing #100Page Scan
Songland Melodies ... a New Song Book for Revivals #d101
Standard Songs. Special ed. #d166
Sweet Harmonies (A New Song Book) #d173
The Finest of the Wheat: hymns new and old, for missionary and revival meetings, and sabbath-schools #153Page Scan
The Sacred Trio: comprising Redemption Songs, Showers of Blessing, The Joyful Sound (Word ed.) #413Page Scan
The Young People's Hymnal, adapted to the use of Sunday schools, Epworth leagues, prayer meetings, and revivals #106Page Scan
Words of Life: a collection of Hymns and Tunes for use in Gospel Meetings and other Religious Services #126Page Scan



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