We are toiling up the way

We are toiling up the way

Tune: [We are toiling up the way] (33321)
Published in 15 hymnals

Representative Text

1 We are toiling up the way,
Narrow way, narrow way;
We have journeyed many a day
T'ward the Kingdom;
T'ward the distant shining land,
Golden land, golden land,
Where the heavenly harpers stand,
In the Kingdom.

Chorus:
Still we sing, Christ our King
Walks with us the weary way,
And the shining angels wait,
Angels wait, angels wait,
To unbar the golden gate
Of the Kingdom.
[Chorus]

3 We shall gather home at last,
Sorrow past, sorrow past,
We shall hold our jewels fast
In the Kingdom;
We shall dwell in perfect light,
Holy light, holy light,
Never dimmed by tears at night,
In the Kingdom.
[Chorus]



Source: The Welcome Voice: a collection of gospel hymns and songs #72

Text Information

First Line: We are toiling up the way
Refrain First Line: Still we sing, Christ our King

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 15 of 15)

A Collection of Revival Hymns and Plantation Melodies #44

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Band Music #125

Gems of Praise (Choice Collection of Sacred Melodies) #d160

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Golden Songs: for the Sabbath School, Sanctuary and Social Worship #88

Gospel Melodies #d192

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Holy Voices for the Sunday School, and other services of the church #150

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Joy to the World: or, sacred songs for gospel meetings #43

Songs of Praises, for Use in Revival Meetings #d85

Songs of the Soul #d180

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Spiritual Songs for Gospel Meetings and the Sunday School #5

The Camp Meeting Singer #d22

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The Welcome Voice: a collection of gospel hymns and songs #72

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