538. We Shall Overcome

1 We shall overcome.
We shall overcome.
We shall overcome someday.
Oh, deep in my heart I do believe.
We shall overcome someday.

2 We’ll walk hand in hand.
We’ll walk hand in hand.
We’ll walk hand in hand someday.
Oh, deep in my heart I do believe.
We shall overcome someday.

3 We shall live in peace.
We shall live in peace.
We shall live in peace someday.
Oh, deep in my heart I do believe.
We shall overcome someday.

4 We are not afraid.
We are not afraid.
We are not afraid today.
Oh, deep in my heart I do believe.
We shall overcome someday.

5 God will see us through.
God will see us through.
God will see us through today.
Oh, deep in my heart I do believe.
We shall overcome someday.

Text Information
First Line: We shall overcome
Title: We Shall Overcome
Meter: 5 5 7 8 7
Language: English
Publication Date: 2011
Scripture:
Topic: Assurance; Burdens; Challenge (7 more...)
Source: Negro Spiritual
Tune Information
Name: WE SHALL OVERCOME
Arranger: Nolan Williams, Jr., b. 1969
Meter: 5 5 7 8 7
Key: D♭ Major
Source: Negro Spiritual
Copyright: © 2000, GIA Publications, Inc.



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