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Inching Along

It was inch by inch that I sought the Lord

Tune: [It was inch by inch that I sought the Lord]
Published in 1 hymnal

Full Text

Refrain:
Keep a-inching along,
Keep a-inching along.
Jesus will come by-and by,
Keep a-inghing along,
like a poor inch worm.
Jesus will come by-and-by.

1 It was inch by inch that I sought the lord,
Jesus will come by-and-by.
It was inch by inch that He saved my soul,
Jesus will come by-and by.

2 We'll inch and inch, and inch along,
Jesus will come by-and by;
And inch by inch till we get home,
Jesus will come by-and by.

3 O trials and troubles on the way,
Jesus will come by-and by;
But we must watch as well as pray,
Jesus will come by-and by.

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

Text Information

First Line: It was inch by inch that I sought the Lord
Title: Inching Along
Place of Origin: United States
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Keep a-inching along



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