Did You Hear My Jesus?
DESCRIPTION: Chorus: "Did you hear my Jesus when He called you (x3), For to try on your long white robe." Verses: "Heaven gates are open, come along, come along... hear my Jesus when He calls you." "My mother's in the kingdom...." "Going to meet her yonder...."
EARLIEST DATE: 1874 (Dett)
KEYWORDS: nonballad religious Jesus
FOUND IN: US(SE)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Dett, pp. 134-135, "Ef You Want to Get to Hebben (Did You Hear My Jesus?)" (1 text, 1 tune; pp. 230-231 in the 1874 edition)
NOTES: Dett repeats the verse line -- including "come along, come along" -- three times, followed by "Hear my Jesus when he calls you." - BS
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