511. This Little Light of Mine

1 This little light of mine,
I'm gonna let it shine,
Oh, This little light of mine,
I'm gonna let it shine,
Hallelujah, This little light of mine,
I'm gonna let it shine,
let it shine, let it shine, let it shine.

2 Ev'rywhere I go,
I'm gonna let it shine,
Oh, Ev'rywhere I go,
I'm gonna let it shine,
Hallelujah, Ev'rywhere I go,
I'm gonna let it shine,
let it shine, let it shine, let it shine.

3 All in my house,
I'm gonna let it shine,
Oh, All in my house,
I'm gonna let it shine,
Hallelujah, All in my house,
I'm gonna let it shine,
let it shine, let it shine, let it shine.

4 I'm not goin' to make it shine,
I'm just gonna let it shine,
I'm not goin' to make it shine,
I'm just gonna let it shine,
Hallelujah, I'm not goin' to make it shine,
I'm just gonna let it shine,
let it shine, let it shine, let it shine.

5 Out in the dark,
I'm gonna let it shine,
Oh, Out in the dark,
I'm gonna let it shine,
Hallelujah, Out in the dark,
I'm gonna let it shine,
let it shine, let it shine, let it shine.

Text Information
First Line: This little light of mine
Title: This Little Light of Mine
Language: English
Publication Date: 2001
Topic: Children's Hymns; Missionary; Service
Source: African-American spiritual
Tune Information
Name: [This little light of mine]
Arranger: Lillian M. Bowles
Key: E♭ Major
Source: African-American spiritual
Copyright: Arr. © 1934 by Lillian M. Bowles Music House



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