Journeying With Jesus

Journeying with Jesus, in His chosen way

Author: Birdie Bell
Tune: [Journeying with Jesus, in His chosen way]
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1 Journeying with Jesus, in His chosen way,
Foll'wing in His footsteps we can never stray;
Sometimes on the mountain, sometimes in the vale,
Onward, ever trusting love which cannot fail.

Journeying with Jesus, ever near His side,
Walking in the pathway where our Lord doth guide;
Singing as we travel to our home above,
Trusting in His mercy, resting in His love.

2 Journeying with Jesus, in the heart a song,
Never in His presence can the road seem long;
Listening to His counsel, tender, kind, and true,
Keeping near the Master all the journey through. [Refrain]

3 Journeying with Jesus, all along the way,
Sorrows are forgotten, night is turned to day;
Resting on the promise, leaning on His arm,
Precious peace our portion, for we fear no harm. [Refrain]

4 Journeying with Jesus till the road shall end,
Faithful is our Leader, trusty is our Friend;
Asking for His guidance on our homeward way,
Till we lose the shadows, find eternal day. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of the Century #64

Author: Birdie Bell

C. Louise Bell, also known a Birdie Bell, was born, raised and lived in New York city. She began writing hymns when she was sixteen years old. She is the author of more than 500 hymns, 200 religious poems, and 200 Christmas and Easter lyrics, as well as short stories, and articles. She wrote under the name of Birdie Bell, which is what her family called her. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Journeying with Jesus, in His chosen way
Title: Journeying With Jesus
Author: Birdie Bell
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Journeying with Jesus, ever near His side
Copyright: Public Domain


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Songs of the Century #64

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