A Charge to Keep I Have

A Charge to Keep I Have Lyrics to A Charge to Keep I Have, by Charles Wesley, First published in his Short Hymns on Select Passages of Holy Scripture, 1762, based on Leviticus 8:35 1. A charge to keep I have, a God to glorify, a never-dying soul to save, and fit it for the sky. … Continue reading A Charge to Keep I Have

Blessed Assurance

Song lyrics to the beloved hymn, Blessed Assurance, by Fanny Crosby (1873) Blessed assurance, Jesus is mine! O what a foretaste of glory divine! Heir of salvation, purchase of God, Born of His Spirit, washed in His blood. Refrain This is my story, this is my song, Praising my Savior, all the day long; This is my … Continue reading Blessed Assurance

Above the hills of time the cross is gleaming

Song lyrics to Above the hills of time the cross is gleaming by Thom­as Tip­la­dy, 1931.  Music is ‘Lon­don­der­ry’, traditional Irish folk tune, best known as the tune to ‘Danny Boy’ Above the hills of time the cross is gleaming, Fair as the sun when night has turned to day; And from it love’s pure … Continue reading Above the hills of time the cross is gleaming

Hark the Herald Angels Sing

Song lyrics to Hark! the Herald Angels Sing was written by Charles Wesley (brother of John Wesley, founder of the Methodist Church) in 1739.  Originally sung to a different tune, the current version is taken from a cantata composed by Felix Mendelssohn in 1840. Hark the herald angels sing “Glory to the newborn King! Peace … Continue reading Hark the Herald Angels Sing

Christ the Lord is Risen Today

Christ the Lord Is Risen Today Song lyrics to the famous hymn, Christ the Lord is Risen Today, words by Charles Wesley, music by Lyra Davidica Christ the Lord Is Risen Today Christ the Lord is risen today, Alleluia!Words by Charles Wesley, (1707-1788), music by Lyra Davidica Earth and heaven in chorus say, Alleluia! Raise … Continue reading Christ the Lord is Risen Today

Clothes song lyrics – by Barlow Girl

Song lyrics to Clothes by Barlow Girl, from their self-titled debut CD ‘Barlow Girl’ Clothes aren’t what they used to be They don’t seem to fit you and me anymore Modesty is out the door Flaunting what we’ve got and more is in Yeah it’s in They’re saying Don’t ask why just wear what we … Continue reading Clothes song lyrics – by Barlow Girl

Angels we have heard on high

Song lyrics to Angels we have heard on high, translated from a tra­di­tion­al French car­ol (Les Anges dans Nos Cam­pagnes); trans­lat­ed from French to Eng­lish by James Chad­wick (1862) Angels we have heard on high Sweetly singing o’er the plains, And the mountains in reply Echoing their joyous strains. Refrain Gloria, in excelsis Deo! Gloria, … Continue reading Angels we have heard on high