Following Jesus

Representative Text

1 Following Jesus, following Jesus,
Gently He leads me in the heavenly way;
Watching and praying, trusting, obeying,
He will restrain me from going astray.

Refrain:
Following Jesus, following Jesus,
Following Jesus by day and by night;
Watching and praying, trusting, obeying,
He is my helper in doing the right.

2 Following Jesus, following Jesus,
He who has suffered to redeem me from sin;
Oh, what a blessing, while I’m confessing,
He in His fullness is reigning within. [Refrain]

3 Following Jesus, following Jesus,
I am delighted with His wonderful love;
While I’m confiding, in Him I’m hiding,
Soon I shall meet Him in heaven above. [Refrain]

4 Following Jesus, following Jesus,
This is my duty for His goodness to me;
Joyful in glory, telling the story,
How in His favor I’m happy and free. [Refrain]

Select Hymns, 1911 (Timeless Truths)

Author: Barney Elliott Warren

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Text Information

First Line: Following Jesus, following Jesus
Title: Following Jesus
Author: Barney Elliott Warren
Meter: 10.11.10.10.10.10.10.10

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Instances

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Salvation Echoes: a new collection of spiritual songs; hymning the tidings of full salvation #101

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Select Hymns: for Christian worship and general gospel service #568

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Timeless Truths #40

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