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520. Nobody Knows the Trouble I See

Nobody knows the trouble I see,
nobody knows but Jesus;
oh, nobody knows the trouble I see,
glory hallelujah!

1 Sometimes I'm up,
sometimes I'm down,
Oh, yes, Lord!
Sometimes I'm almost to the ground,
Oh, yes, Lord! (Refrain)

2 Although you see me going long so,
Oh, yes, Lord!
I have my troubles here below,
Oh, yes, Lord! (Refrain)

3 What makes old Satan hate me so?
Oh, yes, Lord!
Cause he got me once and let me go,
Oh, yes, Lord! (Refrain)

Text Information
First Line: Sometimes I'm up, sometimes I'm down
Title: Nobody Knows the Trouble I See
Publication Date: 1989
Meter: Irr. with Refrain
Topic: Sanctifiying and Perfecting Grace: Strength in Triublation; Comfort; Jesus Christ: Love of
Source: Afro-American spiritual
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Nobody knows the trouble I see
Tune Information
Adapter and Arranger: William Farley Smith (1986)
Meter: Irr. with Refrain
Key: G Major
Source: Afro-American spiritual
Copyright: Adapt. and arr. © 1989 The United Methodist Publishing House

Audio recording: Sample