Crying in the Chapel Song Lyrics

Elvis Presley

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You saw me crying in the chapel
The tears I shed were tears of joy
I know the meaning of contentment
I am happy with the Lord

Just a plain and simple chapel
Where all good people go to pray
I prayed the Lord that I'll grow stronger
As I live from day to day

I searched and I searched but I couldn't find
No way on earth to find peace of mind

Now I'm happy in the chapel
Where people are of one accord

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 How Great Thou Art
  • 2 In the Garden
  • 3 Somebody Bigger Than You and I
  • 4 Farther Along
  • 5 Stand by Me
  • 6 Without Him
  • 7 So High
  • 8 Where Could I Go but to the Lord
  • 9 By and By
  • 10 If the Lord Wasn't Walking by My Side
  • 11 Run On
  • 12 Where No One Stands Alone
  • 13 Crying in the Chapel


  • credits


    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Aaron Lael Zigman, Peter Blakely
    album: Track 13 in album How Great Thou Art
    release date: 1967
    popularity : 70 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Blues Pop Folk, World, & Country Stage & Screen
    styles: Rock & Roll/Gospel
    length: 2:27
    additional performer: The Jordanaires
    lead vocals: Elvis Presley
    mixer: Ray Bardani and David Bendeth
    engineer: Ray Bardani
    mastering: George Marino
    assistant engineer: Claudius Mittendorfer and Dan Milazzo
    lyricist: Artie Glenn
    composer: Artie Glenn

    Album Information

    label: RCA Victor
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin