The King’s Highway

Happy in Jesus’ love, I’m abiding

Author: J. Howard Entwisle
Tune: [Happy in Jesus’ love, I’m abiding]
Published in 1 hymnal

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1 Happy in Jesus’ love, I’m abiding,
Sheltered within the fold all the day,
Happy in Jesus’ love, safely hiding,
Under His wings I’ll work, watch, and pray.

Hiding, Hiding,
Under His wings I’ll work, watch and pray,
Hiding, safely hiding,
And walking by faith the King’s highway.

2 Sheltered within the fold, safely resting,
There on His breast sweet comfort receive,
Knowing full well that I Heav’ns richest blessing,
Cometh to all who trust and believe. [Refrain]

3 Happy in Jesus’ love, trusting, knowing,
Filled with a hope that Faith gives to me,
Soon I will be with Jesus forever
Chanting the song of Heav’ns victory. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Sovereign Grace #23

Author: J. Howard Entwisle

J Howard Entwisle USA 1865-1901. Born in PA, he became a musician and songbook editor-compiler in Philadelphia, PA, in the 1890s. He collaberated with William J Kirkpatrick, also of Philadelphia, promoting gospel songs. He helped compile “Songs of love and praise #4”, then later “Songs of love and praise #5”. Other published works were: “Bright melodies” (1899), “Heavenly sunlight” (1900), “Exalted praise” (1901). He died in Philadelphia. John Perry  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Happy in Jesus’ love, I’m abiding
Title: The King’s Highway
Author: J. Howard Entwisle
Refrain First Line: Hiding, Hiding
Publication Date: 1897
Copyright: Public Domain


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Songs of Sovereign Grace #23

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