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The Angels Keep A-Watchin'

Representative Text

All night, all day,
the angels keep watchin' over me, my Lord!
All night, all day,
the angels keep watchin' over me!

Source: One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism: an African American ecumenical hymnal #224

Text Information

First Line: All night, all day
Title: The Angels Keep A-Watchin'
Source: Negro Spiritual
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

African American Heritage Hymnal #130


Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #596


One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism #224


Total Praise #136

Include 1 pre-1979 instance
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