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Walking in the King's Highway

I am happy every day, I am happy all the way

Author: Grace Weiser Davis
Tune: [I am happy every day] (Gabriel)
Published in 10 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 I am happy ev’ry day,
I am happy all the way,
Since I’m walking in the King’s highway;
Things may seem all right or wrong,
Trusting still, I march along,
Since I’m walking in the King’s highway.

Refrain:
Walking in the King’s highway!
I am walking in the King’s highway!
I am happy in the Lord,
I am trusting in His word,
Since I’m walking in the King’s highway.

2 Lions oft seem in the way—
Straight ahead, I keep and pray,
Since I’m walking in the King’s highway;
Then a victory is gained,
For I find the lions chained,
Since I’m walking in the King’s highway. [Refrain]

3 I rejoice e’en when I’m sad,
For His promise makes me glad,
Since I’m walking in the King’s highway;
For each wound I have a balm,
In the fight I wear a palm,
Since I’m walking in the King’s highway. [Refrain]

4 Such baptisms of His love!
Such anointings from above,
Since I’m walking in the King’s highway;
Jesus comes and walks with me,
More in Him each day I see,
Since I’m walking in the King’s highway. [Refrain]

Source: Crowning Day No. 2 #245

Author: Grace Weiser Davis

Grace Weiser Davis USA 1860-1933? Born near York, PA, she married judge James Nixon Davis in 1889. They attended the Asbury United Methodist Church in York. She became a Methodist evangelist. In 1900 she moved to Jersey City, NJ. She compiled several works, including: “Gems of gospel songs” (1885), “Favorite gospel songs” (1894) with Elisha A. Hoffman, “Childhood conversions” (1897). John Perry  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I am happy every day, I am happy all the way
Title: Walking in the King's Highway
Author: Grace Weiser Davis
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Walking in the King's highway
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

All Hail #d64

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Crowning Day No. 2 #245

Crowning Theme; Nos. 1 and 2 combined #d44

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Salvation Songs #40

Sing His Praise #d73

Songs of Calvary and Pentecost #d49

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Songs of Conquest #67

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Special Songs #112

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The Best Standard Songs #95

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Waves of Melody #92

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