Songs of Zion

Editor: J. Jefferson Cleveland, Verolga Nix
Publisher: Abingdon Press, Nashville, 1981
Denomination: United Methodist Church
Language: English
Notes: A collection of hymns, Negro spirituals, Black gospel songs, and Songs for special occasions
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101They crucified my Lord[They crucified my Lord]Text
102Oh, freedom! Oh, freedom![Oh freedom! Oh, freedom!]Text
103Church gettin' higher![Church gettin' higher!]Text
104I looked over Jordan, and what did I see[I looked over Jordan, and what did I see]TextPage Scan
105One day as I was a-walkin' along de Hebenly road[One day as I was a-walkin' along de Hebenly road]TextPage Scan
106He deliver'd Daniel from the lion's den[He deliver'd Daniel from the lion's den]Text
107The foxes, they have holes in the ground[The foxes, they have holes in the ground]Text
108Watch that sun, how steady it runs[Watch that sun, how steady it runs]Text
109Jubilee, Jubilee[Jubilee, Jubilee]Text
110Not my brother, nor my sister, but it's me, O Lord[Not my brother, nor my sister, but it's me, O Lord]Text
111I've never been to Heaven, but I've been tol'[I've never been to Heaven, but I've been tol']Text
112When Israel was in Egypt's land[When Israel was in Egypt's land]Text
113See dat sistuh dressed so fine?[See dat sistuh dressed so fine?]Text
114Got a crown up in de Kingdom[Got a crown up in de Kingdom]Text
115Deep river, my home is over Jordan[Deep river, my home is over Jordan]Text
116De Gospel train's a-comin'[De Gospel train's a-comin']TextPage Scan
117Oh, brothers, you ought t'have been there[Oh, brothers, you ought t'have been there]TextPage Scan
118Ah tol' Jesus it would be all right[Ah tol' Jesus it would be all right]Text
119Do, Lord, do Lord, Lord, remember me[Do, Lord, do Lord, Lord, remember me]Text
120Hebrew children in de fiery furnace[Hebrew children in de fiery furnace]Text
121Upon the mountain my Lord spoke[Upon the mountain my Lord spoke]Text
122Fix me for my long white robe[Fix me for my long white robe]Text
123Sometimes I feel discouraged[Sometimes I feel discouraged]Text
124There's a long white robe in the heaven, I know[There's a long white robe in the heaven, I know]TextPage Scan
125You'd better min' how you talk[You'd better min' how you talk]Text
126Were you there when they crucified my Lord?[Were you there when they crucified my Lord?]Text
127We shall overcome[We shall overcome]Text
128My Savior spoke these words so sweet[My Savior spoke these words so sweet]Text
129See that band all dressed in white[See that band all dressed in white]Text
130Lord, I'm bearin' heavy burdens[Lord, I'm bearin' heavy burdens]Text
131It has landed many a thousand[It has landed many a thousand]TextPage Scan
132This little light of mine[This little light of mine]Text
133The time for praying won't be long[The time for praying won't be long]Text
134My Lord calls me[My Lord calls me]TextPage Scan
135I am a poor pilgrim of sorrow[I am a poor pilgrim of sorrow]TextPage Scan
136Tell me, how did you feel when you come out de wilderness[Tell me, how did you feel when you come out de wilderness]TextPage Scan
137No more auction block for me[No more auction block for me]TextPage Scan
138Going to lay down my sword and shield[Going to lay down my sword and shield]TextPage Scan
139Kum ba yah, my Lord, Kum ba yah[Kum ba yah, my Lord, Kum ba yah]TextPage Scan
140He made the sun to shine by day[He made the sun to shine by day]Text
141Dere's no hidin' place down dere[Dere's no hidin' place down dere]Text
142Chariot rode on the mountain-top[Chariot rode on the mountain-top]Text
143I've been 'buked an' I've been scorned[I've been 'buked an' I've been scorned]Text
144Oh, let me tell you, Mother[Oh, let me tell you, Mother]TextPage Scan
145You'll hear the trumpet sound[You'll hear the trumpet sound]Text
146Oh, I woke up dis mornin' wid mah min'[Oh, I woke up dis mornin' wid mah min']Text
147Amen, Amen[Amen, Amen]Text
148Went to the graveyard the other day [Went to the graveyard the other day]Text
149I stood on de ribber ob Jerdon[I stood on de ribber ob Jerdon]Text
150O brothers, won't you help me[O brothers, won't you help me]TextPage Scan
151O John, O John, what do you say?[O John, O John, what do you say?]Text
152Some say that John the Baptist[Some say that John the Baptist]TextPage Scan
153Some of these mornings bright and fair[Some of these mornings bright and fair]TextPage Scan
154Knocks like Jesus[Knocks like Jesus]Text
155Sometimes I feel like a moanin' dove[Sometimes I feel like a moanin' dove]Text
156Oh, walk together, children[Oh, walk together, children]TextPage Scan
157One day, one day I was walking along[One day, one day I was walking along]TextPage Scan
158No more weeping and a-wailing[No more weeping and a-wailing]TextPage Scan
159Well, I met my sister de other day[Well, I met my sister de other day]TextPage Scan
160Know you mighty tired[Know you mighty tired]Text
161Have you got good religion?[Have you got good religion?]Text
162Mary and-a Martha's just gone 'long[Mary and-a Martha's just gone 'long]Text
163When I get up in Heaven[When I get up in Heaven]Text
164I know my robe's goin' to fit me well[I know my robe's goin' to fit me well]Text
165I heard my mother say[I heard my mother say]Text
166Did ever you see the like before[Did ever you see the like before]Text
167Over my head I hear music in the air[Over my head I hear music in the air]Text
168They crucified my Savior[They crucified my Savior]TextPage Scan
169Three gates in-a de east[Three gates in-a de east]TextPage Scan
170Sometimes I'm up, sometimes I'm down[Sometimes I'm up, sometimes I'm down]TextPage Scan
171Nobody knows the trouble I see, Lord![Nobody knows the trouble I see, Lord!]TextPage Scan
172A Historical Account of the Black Gospel Song
173The way may not be easy[The way may not be easy]
174Lord, I hear of show'rs of blessing[Lord, I hear of show'rs of blessing]Text
175I've been sick but God bro't me[I've been sick but God bro't me]
176Every day while walking along[Every day while walking along]
177Lord, I cried[I cried, yes, I cried]
178If when you give the best of your service[If when you give the best of your service]TextPage Scan
179When my way grows drear, precious Lord, linger near[When my way grows drear, precious Lord, linger near]
180I don't possess houses or lands, fine clothes or jewelry[I don't possess houses or lands, fine clothes or jewelry]
181If you wanna know where I'm going[If you wanna know where I'm going]
182I'm not asking for the riches of the land[I'm not asking for the riches of the land]
183Some glad morning when this life is o'er[Some glad morning when this life is o'er]
184The blood that Jesus shed for me[The blood that Jesus shed for me]
185I want the Lord to move me[I want the Lord to move me]
186He'll lift you up if you ask Him[He'll lift you up if you ask Him]
187Not just to kneel with the angels[Not just to kneel with the angels]Text
188How I got over[How I got over]
189I was lost in sin and sorrow[I was lost in sin and sorrow]
190What shall I render unto God for all His mercies?[What shall I render unto God for all His mercies?]
191Trees don't want to be mountains, they just praise the Lord[Trees don't want to be mountains, they just praise the Lord]
192Don't be discouraged with trouble in your life[Don't be discouraged with trouble in your life]
193As pilgrims all[As pilgrims all]
194Lord, help me to hold out[Lord, help me to hold out]
195I was young but I recall[I was young but I recall]
196God has smiled on me[God has smiled on me]
197Only a look at Jesus[Only a look at Jesus]
198Soon and very soon, we are going to see the King[Soon and very soon, we are going to see the King]
199Some folks want treasures of silver and gold[Some folks want treasures of silver and gold]
200They led to Bethany, there's where He stayed[They led to Bethany, there's where He stayed]TextPage Scan

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