156. Give Me Oil in My Lamp

Give me oil in my lamp,
keep me burning, burning, burning,
Give me oil in my lamp, I pray.
Give me oil in my lamp,
keep me burning, burning, burning.
Keep me burning till the break of day.

Sing Hosanna! Sing Hosanna!
Sing Hosanna till the break of day!
Sing Hosanna! Sing Hosanna!
Sing Hosanna till the break of day!

Give me truth as my guide,
keep me seeking, seeking, seeking,
Give me truth as my guide, I pray.
Give me truth as my guide,
keep me seeking, seeking, seeking,
Keep me seeking till the break of day.

Sing Hosanna! Sing Hosanna!
Sing Hosanna till the break of day!
Sing Hosanna! Sing Hosanna!
Sing Hosanna till the break of day!

Give me joy in my soul,
keep me shining, shining, shining,
Give me joy in my soul, I pray.
Give me joy in my soul,
keep me shining, shining, shining,
Keep me shining till the break of day.

Sing Hosanna! Sing Hosanna!
Sing Hosanna till the break of day!
Sing Hosanna! Sing Hosanna!
Sing Hosanna till the break of day!

Give me love in my life,
keep me sharing, sharing, sharing,
Give me love in my life, I pray.
Give me love in my life,
keep me sharing, sharing, sharing,
Keep me sharing till the break of day.

Sing Hosanna! Sing Hosanna!
Sing Hosanna till the break of day!
Sing Hosanna! Sing Hosanna!
Sing Hosanna till the break of day!

Give me umption in my gumption,
let me function, function, function,
Give me umption in my gumption, I pray.
Give me umption in my gumption,
let me function, function, function,
Let me function 'til the break of day.

Sing Hosanna! Sing Hosanna!
Sing Hosanna till the break of day!
Sing Hosanna! Sing Hosanna!
Sing Hosanna till the break of day!

Text Information
First Line: Give me oil in my lamp
Title: Give Me Oil in My Lamp
Publication Date: 1996
Topic: Children: Hosanna; Joy; Love (2 more...)
Source: Traditional
Refrain First Line: Sing hosanna! Sing hosanna!
Tune Information
Name: [Give me oil in my lamp]
Arranger: Eileen Hickman (1995)
Key: F Major or modal
Source: Traditional



Media
MIDI file: WiS 156 Give Me Oil in My Lamp.mid
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