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I am happy in the Lord, hallelujah

I am happy in the Lord, hallelujah

Author: M. E. Hamlin
Tune: [I am happy in the Lord, hallelujah]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 I am happy in the Lord, hallelujah!
Of his goodness I am telling all the day;
I am trusting in his word, hallelujah!
And my joy the world can never take away.

Refrain:
I am happy in the Lord, sweetly resting on his word,
Looking upward to his temple in the sky;
Where his servants day and night swell their anthems of delight,
And my dwelling will be ready by and by.

2 He is leading me along, hallelujah!
I am walking in his shadow all the while;
Oh, he fills my heart with song, hallelujah!
And my faith can see his tender, loving smile. [Refrain]

3 I will praise him o’er and o’er, hallelujah!
I will praise him for the mercy shown to me
Till I reach the other shore, hallelujah!
And my bark shall drop its anchor o’er the sea. [Refrain]

4 Then with all the saints above, hallelujah!
When I stand arrayed in righteousness complete;
I will shout redeeming love, hallelujah!
While I cast my crown of glory at his feet. [Refrain]

Source: Melodious Sonnets #59

Author: M. E. Hamlin

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Text Information

First Line: I am happy in the Lord, hallelujah
Author: M. E. Hamlin
Refrain First Line: I am happy in the Lord, sweetly resting

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)
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Melodious Sonnets #59

Temple Trio #241

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The Royal Fountain No.4 #56

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