We Shall Overcome

We shall overcome (Spiritual)

Tune: [We shall overcome]
Published in 12 hymnals

Audio files: Recording

Full Text

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.
3 We shall all be free.
4 We shall live in peace.
5 The Lord will see us through.

Text Information

First Line: We shall overcome (Spiritual)
Title: We Shall Overcome
Meter: Irregular
Source: Afro-American spiritual

Timeline

Instances

Instances (11)TextImageAudioScoreFlexscore
African American Heritage Hymnal #542Image
Chalice Hymnal #630Text
Gather (3rd ed.) #817Image
Gather Comprehensive #724Text
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #711
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #379TextImageAudio
Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #652
Lift Every Voice and Sing II: an African American hymnal #227Text
The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #751
The United Methodist Hymnal #533TextImage
Worship and Rejoice #512TextImage