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Sing With Tuneful Lay

Sing with tuneful lay, Jesus is the Way

Author: Frank L. Bristow (1889)
Tune: [Sing with tuneful lay]
Published in 9 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Sing with tuneful lay,
Jesus is the Way
To the golden strand
Of the happy land.
I can never stray
From that pleasant way,
While I faithful stand,
Holding to His hand.
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!

Chorus:
I am in the way,
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Jesus saves today.
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
I am in the way,
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Jesus saves today!

2 In the days of youth,
Jesus is my Truth!
Foll’wing by His side,
He shall be my Guide;
By the waters sheen,
Into pastures green,
Manna unforeseen,
Daily He’ll provide.
Hallelujah! Hallelujah! [Chorus]

3 In the shades of night,
He will be my Light,
He will vigil keep
O’er me while asleep;
Then when 'peeps o' day',
rounding pillows play,
Ever will I pray
Truth to Light my Way.
Hallelujah! Hallelujah! [Chorus]

Source: The New Praiseworthy: for the Church and Sunday School #168

Author: Frank L. Bristow

Born: April 15, 1845, Jack­son­ville, Il­li­nois. Died: November 11, 1914, Cov­ing­ton, Ken­tucky. Buried: Lin­den Grove Cem­e­te­ry, Cov­ing­ton, Ken­tucky. Son of min­is­ter Ben­ja­min Frank­lin Bris­tow, Frank was a well known com­pos­er and teach­er of pop­u­lar and re­li­gious mu­sic. --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Sing with tuneful lay, Jesus is the Way
Title: Sing With Tuneful Lay
Author: Frank L. Bristow (1889)
Language: English
Refrain First Line: I am in the way, Hallelujah
Copyright: Public Domain

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Timeless Truths #188

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