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Praise the Lord for victory

There's a song within my heart I am singing

Author: Roger M. Hickman
Tune: [There’s a song within my heart, I am singing every day]
Published in 4 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 There’s a song within my heart, I am singing ev’ry day,
Since the Lord has wash’d all my sins away;
With His pow’r to overcome, for His glory I can say,
Praise the Lord for victory!

Refrain:
There is vict’ry ev’ry day, there is vict’ry all the way,
Let us shout and sing, Let His praises ring!
Since my sins are wash’d away, I’m rejoicing ev’ry day.
Praise the Lord for victory!

2 All the fear of sin and death, all the terrors of the grave,
Were forever lost when His life He gave;
For He rose again to life and is able now to save,
Praise the Lord for victory! [Refrain]

3 In the darkened shades of night, when the tempter shall assail,
I may fly to Him who will never fail;
He has promised if we trust, we may in His name prevail,
Praise the Lord for victory! [Refrain]

4 Yes, I know in whom I trust, and I know He will uphold,
For His love is true and His pow’r untold;
We shall reign with Him as Kings, when His glory shall unfold,
Praise the Lord for victory! [Refrain]

Source: The Tabernacle Hymns #74

Author: Roger M. Hickman

Born: November 28, 1888, southwest Missouri. Died: February 25, 1968, Lakeland, Florida. Buried: Oak Hill Cemetery, Lakeland, Florida. Born in the Ozark foothills, Hickman moved to Independence, Missouri, at age 16, and studied music with instructors in Kansas City. He came to Christ at age 20, and studied at the Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, Illinois, where he met his wife. They served in the evangelism field together until her death in 1942. Roger went on to serve as music & Christian education director at churches in Louisiana & Florida. He directed the Music Department at the Baptist Bible Institute in Lakeland, Florida (1949-53), & wrote over 100 Gospel songs. He & Arthur McKee compiled the first volume of Tabernacle Hymns in… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There's a song within my heart I am singing
Title: Praise the Lord for victory
Author: Roger M. Hickman

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Media

The Cyber Hymnal #10197
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)



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