Overcomers

Who, who is he, who, who is he that overcometh

Author: William J. Kirkpatrick
Tune: [Who, who is he? Who, who is he]
Published in 14 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Who, who is he? Who, who is he?
Who, who is he that overcometh by the blood of the Lamb?
He that believeth and is born of God,
He that believeth and is born of God,
He that believeth and is born of God,
Shall overcome by the blood.

Refrain:
O, the precious, precious blood!
O, the cleansing, healing flood!
O, the pow’r and the love of God,
Thro’ the blood of the Lamb!

2 What shall he wear? What shall he wear?
What shall he wear that overcometh by the blood of the Lamb?
He shall be clothed in raiment white,
He shall be clothed in raiment white,
He shall be clothed in raiment white,
That overcomes by the blood. [Refrain]

3 What shall he eat? What shall he eat?
What shall he eat that overcometh by the blood of the Lamb?
He shall eat of the tree of life,
He shall eat of the tree of life,
He shall eat of the tree of life,
That overcomes by the blood. [Refrain]

4 What shall he be? What shall he be?
What shall he be that overcometh by the blood of the Lamb?
He shall be a pillar in the temple of God,
He shall be a pillar in the temple of God,
He shall be a pillar in the temple of God,
That overcomes by the blood. [Refrain]

5 What shall we hear? What shall we hear?
What shall we hear that overcometh by the blood of the Lamb?
He shall hear his name confessed in heaven,
He shall hear his name confessed in heaven,
He shall hear his name confessed in heaven,
That overcomes by the blood. [Refrain]

6 What shall he have? What shall he have?
What shall he have that overcometh by the blood of the Lamb?
God will give him all things, and make him his son,
God will give him all things, and make him his son,
God will give him all things, and make him his son,
That overcomes by the blood. [Refrain]

7 Where shall he sit? Where shall he sit?
Where shall he sit that overcometh by the blood of the Lamb?
He shall sit with Jesus, on his throne,
He shall sit with Jesus, on his throne,
He shall sit with Jesus, on his throne,
That overcomes by the blood. [Refrain]

8 What is the victory? What is the victory?
What is the victory that overcometh by the blood of the Lamb?
Faith is the victory that overcometh,
Faith is the victory that overcometh,
Faith is the victory that overcometh,
By the blood of the Lamb. [Refrain]

Source: On Joyful Wing : A Book of Praise and Song #128

Author: William J. Kirkpatrick

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Text Information

First Line: Who, who is he, who, who is he that overcometh
Title: Overcomers
Author: William J. Kirkpatrick
Refrain First Line: O the precious, precious, blood

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 14 of 14)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
English and German Gospel Songs, or The Ebenezer Hymnal #d295
Glad Hallelujahs #d182
On Joyful Wing : A Book of Praise and Song #128TextAudioPage Scan
Rescue songs: words and music with standard selections #92Page Scan
Selections from Warrior Songs for the White Cavalry, and Other Hymns. Special ed. for Campaign Use #d159
Songs of Joy and Gladness #227Page Scan
Songs of Redeeming Love (No. 2) #91Page Scan
Songs of Victory #d264
Temple Trio: comprising "On Joyful Wing", "Melodious Sonnets" and "Precious Hymns" #128Page Scan
The Emory Hymnal: a collection of sacred hymns and music for use in public worship, Sunday-schools, social meetings and family worship #138Page Scan
The Evangelist No. 3. (Music ed.) #137Page Scan
The Finest of the Wheat: hymns new and old, for missionary and revival meetings, and sabbath-schools #171Page Scan
The Revival Wave: A Book of Revival Hymns and Music #128Page Scan
Triumphant Songs No.2 #196Page Scan
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