“I Would Not Live Always”


The singer offers various reasons why "I would not live always:" "Since Jesus was laid there [in the tomb], I'll not fear its gloom." "Who would live always Away from his God?" The singer looks forward to the bliss of heaven


  1. Randolph 630, "I Would Not Live Always" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #7558
  3. BI, R630


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1860 (Harmona Sacra)
Keywords: religious death burial
Found in: US(So)