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Lord, I Know my Time Ain't Long

Soon one morning death come creeping in the room

Tune: [Soon one morning death come creeping in the room]
Published in 5 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Soon one morning death come creeping in my room,
Soon one morning death come creeping in my room,
Soon one morning death come creeping in my room,
Lord, I know, Lord, I know my time aint long.

2 Soon one morning death took my mother and gone,
Soon one morning death took my mother and gone,
Soon one morning death took my mother and gone,
Lord, I know, Lord, I know my time aint long.

3 Soon one morning death took my father and gone,
Soon one morning death took my father and gone,
Soon one morning death took my father and gone,Lord, I know, Lord, I know my time aint long.

4 Soon one morning death took my sister and gone,
Soon one morning death took my sister and gone,
Soon one morning death took my sister and gone,
Lord, I know, Lord, I know my time aint long.

Source: National Jubilee Melodies #28a

Text Information

First Line: Soon one morning death come creeping in the room
Title: Lord, I Know my Time Ain't Long
Source: Spiritual
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Gems of Love #d120

Gospel Jubilee and Soul Melodies #d50

TextPage Scan

National Jubilee Melodies #28a

Plantation Melodies and Spiritual Songs. 3d ed. #d112

Super Specials No. 5 #73

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