The Heavenly March (William Walker)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2018-07-24). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 49 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Notes in four-shape format, as originally published in 1840. Two more stanzas from Stennett's hymn included.
First published: 1840 in Southern Harmony, Fourth Edition, p. 221, for three parts: Treble-Tenor-Bass
Description: Words to the stanzas by Samuel Stennett, 1778, with seven stanzas. The words to the chorus by an anonymous author.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at On Jordan's stormy banks I stand.
To see the righteous marching home,
And the angels bid them come,
And Jesus stands awaiting,
To welcome travelers home.