10585. In The Promised Land

1 I wandered through the wilderness,
But God reached out His hand,
And drew me safe to Canaan’s shore;
I’m in the promised land.

Refrain:
I am in the promised land, hallelujah!
I have reached the land of corn and wine;
I have joined the happy band, hallelujah!
And the blessèd promised land is mine.

2 The Lord upholds me by His grace,
And will no ill allow;
He leads me on from height to height,
And sanctifies me now. [Refrain]

3 My eyes are fixed on Him alone,
I’m pressing for the goal;
And as I climb the mountainside,
His glory fills my soul. [Refrain]

4 The Holy Spirit guides me in
The path my master trod;
With songs of rapture all today
I praise the Lamb of God. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: I wandered through the wilderness
Title: In The Promised Land
Author: Mrs. C. S. Hoover (1910)
Author (refrain): Haldor Lillenas
Refrain First Line: I am in the promised land, hallelujah!
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: [I wandered through the wilderness]
Composer: Haldor Lillenas
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain



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