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Much of my life, Lord, seems to me

Much of my life, Lord, seems to me

Author: D. W. Whittle
Tune: [Much of my life, Lord, seems to me]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Much of my life, Lord, seems to me
A striving to be good and not reality;
My heart is burdened, Lord, reveal, I pray,
If there is not for me some better way.

Refrain:
“I am the vine, ye are the branches;
He that abideth in Me and I in him
The same bringeth forth much fruit,
For without Me ye can do nothing.”

2 “Light from above first dawned on thee
When seeing My completed work on Calvary;
No other light can no thy pathway guide,
From hour to hour, My child, in Me abide!” [Refrain]

3 “Have I not pow’r thy soul to keep?
The Shepherd true is ever near to guard His sheep;
For I, the Christ, am truth and life and way,
Abide in Me for grace from day to day.” [Refrain]

Source: Northfield Hymnal: for use in evangelistic and church services, conventions, sunday schools, and all prayer and social meetings of the church and home #119

Author: D. W. Whittle

[Also published under the pseudonym El Nathan.]… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Much of my life, Lord, seems to me
Author: D. W. Whittle
Refrain First Line: I am the vine, ye are the branches

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Heart and Life Songs #d85

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Northfield Hymnal No. 2 #326

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Northfield Hymnal #119

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