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The Way is Narrow

My life is not what it used to be

Author: Charles F. Weigle
Tune: [My life is not what it used to be]
Published in 14 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 My life is not what it used to be,
My sorrow and sins are gone;
I sing and I shout hallelujah,
I’m on my happy journey home.

The way is very narrow, but I’ll follow,
I’ll follow, I’ll follow,
The way is very narrow, but I’ll follow,
I will follow the footsteps of my Lord.

2 Once life was all disappointment,
Friends trusted all proved untrue;
In Jesus I found help and comfort,
He proved a Friend and Brother, too. [Refrain]

3 I mourn no longer in sorrow,
The clouds have all passed away;
I look up to heaven rejoicing,
There’s glory, glory ev’ry day. [Refrain]

4 I’ve peace passed all understanding,
The Comforter dwells within;
I’ve songs full of joy never ending,
For Jesus saves me from all sin. [Refrain]

Source: His Fullness Songs #388

Author: Charles F. Weigle

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Text Information

First Line: My life is not what it used to be
Title: The Way is Narrow
Author: Charles F. Weigle
Language: English
Refrain First Line: The way is very narrow, but I'll follow
Publication Date: 1903
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 14 of 14)
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Canaan Melodies #33

Cream of Song #d139

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Full Gospel Songs #239

Glorious Gospel Hymns #d355

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His Fullness Songs #388

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Light and Life Songs No. 3 #137

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New Songs of the Old Faith #78

Redemption's Message #d78

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Spiritual Songs #63

Spiritual Songs and Hymns, for Use in All Gospel Services #d364

Standardbearer Hymns #d68

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The Highway and the Way, or Burning Bush Songs No. 3 #68

The Soul Winner's Hallelujah Songs #d34

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Voices of Praise #46

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