Old-Line Primitive Baptist Hymn and Tune Book

Hymn #606: Ye Pilgrims Of Zion, And Chosen Of God

Hymn #605 Hymn #607

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606 (11.8.11.8.) Henry Fowler

Ye pilgrims of Zion, and chosen of God,

Whose spirits are filled with dismay,

Since ye have eternal redemption through blood,

Ye cannot but hold on your way.

As Jesus, in covenant love, did engage

A fulness of grace to display,

The powers of darkness in malice may rage,

The righteous shall hold on their way.

This truth, like its Author, eternal shall stand,

Though all things in nature decay,

Upheld by Jehovah's omnipotent hand,

The righteous shall hold on their way.

They may on the main of temptation be tossed;

Their sorrows may swell as the sea;

But none of the ransomed shall ever be lost;

The righteous shall hold on their way.

Surrounded with sorrows, temptations, and cares,

This truth with delight we survey,

And sing, as we pass through this valley of tears,

The righteous shall hold on their way.

Hymn #605 Hymn #607