The Rock That Is Higher Than I
Scripture: Psalm 61:2
Time Signature: 4/4
Hymn Status: Public Domain (This hymn is free to use for display and print)
Verse 1: O, sometimes the shadows are deep, And rough seems the path to the goal; And sorrows sometimes how they sweep Like tempests down over the soul.
Verse 2: O, sometimes how long seems the day, and sometimes how weary my feet; But toiling in life’s dusty way, The Rock’s blessed shadow, how
Verse 3: O, near to the Rock let me keep, If blessings or sorrows prevail; Or climbing the mountain way steep, Or walking the shadowy vale.
Chorus: O, then, to the Rock let me fly, To the Rock that is higher than I; O, then, to the Rock let me fly, To the Rock that is higher than I.