|Composer:||Rev. L. Hartsough|
We may spread our couch with roses,
And sleep thro' the summer day;
But the soul that in sloth reposes
Is not in the narrow way.
If we follow the chart that is given,
We need not be at loss,
For the only way to heaven,
Is the royal way of the cross.
|Instances (1 - 2 of 2)||Tune name||First Line||Composer||Meter||Incipit||Key||Date||Source|
|Beulah Songs: a choice collection of popular hymns and music, new and old. Especially adapted to camp meetings, prayer and conference meetings, family worship, and all other assemblies... #77||[We may spread our couch with roses] (Hartsough)||We may spread our couch with roses||Rev. L. Hartsough||1879|
|The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for the use in the family circle and Sabbath school #614||[We may spread our couch with roses]||We may spread our couch with roses||Rev. L. Hartsough||1874|