The New Name

We shall have a new name in that land

Author: J. E. Hall
Tune: [We shall have a new name in that land]
Published in 19 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 We shall have a new name in that land,
In that land, that sunny, sunny land,
When we meet the bright angelic band,
In that sunny land.
A new name, a new name we’ll receive up there;
A new name, a new name, all who enter there.

Refrain:
We shall have a new name in that land,
In that land, that sunny, sunny land,
When we meet the bright angelic band,
In that sunny land.

2 We’ll receive it in a pure, white stone,
And no one will know the name therein;
Only unto him who hath ‘tis known,
When we’re free from sin.
A white stone, a white stone we’ll receive up there;
A white stone, a white stone, all who enter there. [Refrain]

3 Don’t you wonder what that name will be,
Sweeter far that aught on earth can be,
We will be quite satisfied when we
Shall that new name know.
I wonder, I wonder what that name will be,
I wonder, I wonder, what he’ll give to me. [Refrain]

Source: On Joyful Wing : A Book of Praise and Song #133

Author: J. E. Hall

Hall, Jane E., of Battleborough, Vermont, has in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs and Solos, 18S1, under the initials "J. E. H.," (1) "The love that Jesus had for me" (Love of Jesus); (2) "We shall have a new name in that land" (The New Name). The music in Sankey to these hymns is also by the same person. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: We shall have a new name in that land
Title: The New Name
Author: J. E. Hall
Language: English
Refrain First Line: We shall have a new name in that lnad
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 19 of 19)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Gospel Gems #d174
Gospel Song-Gems No.1 #29Page Scan
Junior Songs: a collection of sacred hymns and songs; for use in meetings of junior societies, Sunday Schools, etc. #184
Living Hymns: for use in the Sabbath School, Christian Endeavor Meetings, the church & home #129Page Scan
On Joyful Wing : A Book of Praise and Song #133TextPage Scan
Sacred Songs and Solos: with standard hymns, combined: 750 pieces #348
Sacred Trio: comprising Redemption Songs, Showers of Blessing, the Joyful Sound #384Page Scan
Showers of Blessing #236AudioPage Scan
Songs of Redeeming Love #126Page Scan
Songs of the New Life with Songs of Redeeming Love Combined: for use in gospel meetings, etc. #R126Page Scan
Temple Songs (Seaside ed.) #135Page Scan
Temple Themes and Sacred Songs #s135Page Scan
Temple Trio: comprising "On Joyful Wing", "Melodious Sonnets" and "Precious Hymns" #133Page Scan
The Garner #d129
The Herald #d212
The New Make Christ King #d212
The Sacred Trio: comprising Redemption Songs, Showers of Blessing, The Joyful Sound (Word ed.) #384Page Scan
The Wells of Salvation: songs for the Sabbath School #53Page Scan
World-wide Revival Hymns #d265



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