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Let Us Cheer the Weary Traveler

I'll take my gospel trumpet

Tune: [I'll take my gospel trumpet]
Published in 4 hymnals

Representative Text

Refrain:
Let us cheer the weary traveler,
Cheer the weary traveler,
Let us cheer the weary traveler,
Along the heavenly way.

1 I'll take my gospel trumpet,
And I'll begin to blow,
And if my Saviour helps me,
I'll blow wherever I go. [Refrain]

2 And if you meet with crosses
And trials on the way,
Just keep your trust in Jesus,
And don't forget to pray. [Refrain]

Folk Songs of the American Negro (No. 1), 1907

Text Information

First Line: I'll take my gospel trumpet
Title: Let Us Cheer the Weary Traveler
Place of Origin: United States
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Let us cheer the weary traveler

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)
Text

Folk Songs of the American Negro (No. 1) #55

Plantation Melodies and Spiritual Songs. 3d ed. #d50

The A. M. E. Zion Hymnal #d240

The Abingdon Song Book #d104

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