441. You Are the Way

1 You are the Way: in you alone
From sin and death we rise:
Without your grace we nothing are,
In you all goodness lies,
In you all goodness lies.

2 You are the Truth: your Word alone
Full wisdom can impart;
Your Word alone transforms the mind
And purifies the heart,
And purifies the heart.

3 You are the Life: the empty tomb
Proclaims your victory.
And those who put their trust in you
Shall evermore be free,
Shall evermore be free.

4 You are the Way, the Truth, the Life:
Grant us that Way to see,
That Truth to keep, that Life to live,
That we your friends may be.
That we your friends may be.

Text Information
First Line: You are the Way: in you alone
Title: You Are the Way
Author: George Washington Doane (1824)
Alterer: Becket G. Senchur (1977)
Language: English
Publication Date: 1994
Scripture: ;
Topic: Christian Living; Easter Season; Faith Journey (10 more...)
Tune Information
Name: NICOLAUS
Composer: Nicolaus Herman, c. 1485-1561
Meter: 86 86 6
Key: D Major



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