There is a balm in Gilead (Traditional)

From ChoralWiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
ICON SOURCE
Icon_pdf.gif Pdf
Icon_snd.gif Midi
Network.png Web Page
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
  • (Posted 2018-09-02)   CPDL #51159:     
Editor: J. Guy Stalnaker (submitted 2018-09-02).   Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 132 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: SATB with divisi
Arranger: J. Guy Stalnaker
  • CPDL #12057:  Network.png
Editor: William Long (submitted 2006-07-20).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 21 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: SS, tenor recorder

General Information

Title: There is a Balm in Gilead
Composer: Anonymous (Traditional)

Number of voices: 3,4,4vv   Voicings: SSA, TTBB or SATB
Genre: SacredSpiritual

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 2018

Description: Traditional spiritual.

External websites:

Original text

English.png English text

Chorus:
There is a balm in Gilead,
to make the wounded whole,
there is a balm in Gilead,
to heal the sinsick soul.

1. Sometimes I feel discouraged,
and think my work's in vain
but then the Holy Spirit
revives my soul again.

2. If you cannot preach like Peter,
if you cannot preach like Paul,
you can tell the love of Jesus,
and say, "He died for all."

3. Don't ever feel discouraged,
for Jesus is your friend;
and if you lack for knowledge
he'll ne'er refuse to lend.