Give Me Oil in My Lamp

Give me oil in my lamp, keep me burning

Author: A. Sevison
Tune: SING HOSANNA
Published in 12 hymnals

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Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Full Text

1 Give me oil in my lamp, keep me burning.
Give me oil in my lamp, I pray.
Give me oil in my lamp, keep me burning.
Keep me burning till the break of day.

Refrain:
Sing hosanna, sing hosanna,
sing hosanna to the King of kings!
Sing hosanna, sing hosanna,
sing hosanna to the King!

2 Give me love in my heart, keep me sharing.
Give me love in my heart, I pray.
Give me love in my heart, keep me sharing.
Keep me sharing till the break of day. (Refrain)

3 Give me joy in my heart, keep me singing.
Give me joy in my heart, I pray.
Give me joy in my heart, keep me singing.
Keep me singing till the break of day. (Refrain)

4 Give me faith in my heart, keep me praying.
Give me faith in my heart, I pray.
Give me faith in my heart, keep me praying.
Keep me praying till the break of day. (Refrain)

Source: Sing With Me #190

Author: A. Sevison

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Text Information

First Line: Give me oil in my lamp, keep me burning
Title: Give Me Oil in My Lamp
Author: A. Sevison
Source: Traditional
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Sing hosanna, sing hosanna to the King

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Church Hymnal, Fifth Edition #570
Complete Mission Praise #167
Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #215
Sing With Me #190Text
Small Church Music #1195Audio
Worship in Song: A Friends Hymnal #156TextAudio
Include 6 pre-1979 instances



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