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I'm a Pilgrim Going Home

I am on my pilgrim journey

Author: N. W. Allphin
Tune: [I am on my pilgrim journey] (Tomer)
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 I am on my pilgrim journey;
Ere I reach the narrow sea,
I would tell the wondrous story,
What the Lord has done for me.

Glory, glory, hallelujah!
Tho’ a stranger here I roam;
I am on my way to Zion,
I’m a pilgrim going home.

2 I was lost, but Jesus found me,
Taught my heart to seek his face;
From a wild and lonely desert,
Bro’t me to his fold of grace. [Refrain]

3 Now my soul with rapture glowing,
Sings aloud with pard’ning love;
Looks beyond a world of sorrow,
To the pilgrim’s home above. [Refrain]

4 I shall yet behold my Savior,
When the day of life is o’er,
I shall cast my crown before him,
And shall praise him evermore. [Refrain]

Source: Triumphant Songs No.3 #108

Author: N. W. Allphin

Newton Washington Allphin wrote religious music, piano solos, and band marches. He was a member of the Church of Christ. He compiled and published twelve song books. - Monty Lynn from Our Garden of Song, edited by Gene C. Finley (West Monroe, LA: Howard, 1980). Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: I am on my pilgrim journey
Title: I'm a Pilgrim Going Home
Author: N. W. Allphin
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Glory, glory hallelujah
Copyright: Public Domain



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Crown of Gold #60

Song Praise #d30

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Triumphant Songs No.3 #108

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Triumphant Songs Nos. 3 and 4 Combined #108

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