4159. The Man of Galilee

1. I am on a shining pathway,
A-down life’s shortening years,
And my heart hath known its sorrows,
Mine eyes have seen their tears;
But I saw those shadows flee,
And the shining light I see,
While I’m trusting in the merit,
Of the Man of Galilee.

2. My poor soul has had its conflicts
With mighty hosts of sin,
With the deadly foes without me,
And darker foes within;
But I saw those legions flee,
And my soul found victory,
When I trusted in the merit
Of the Man of Galilee.

3. I am coming near the city
My Savior’s hands have piled,
And I know my Father’s waiting
To welcome home His child;
For unworthy though I be,
He will find a place for me,
For He is the King of Glory,
The Man of Galilee.

Text Information
First Line: I am on a shining pathway
Title: The Man of Galilee
Author: John H. Lozier, 1832-1907
Meter: 86.86.77.86
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Name: MCPHAIL
Arranger: Matthew Lindsay McPhail, 1854-1931
Meter: 86.86.77.86
Incipit: 32111 77665 33212
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain



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