A HOUSE OF GOLD

Hank Williams

credits


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Hank Williams Sr.
album: Track 10 in album I Saw the Light
release date:
popularity : 8 users have visited this page.
genres: Folk, World, & Country
styles: Country
length: 2:17
composer: Hank Williams
lyricist: Hank Williams

Album Information

script: Latin

Cover Art

Hank Williams I Saw the Light cover art

Lyrics

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People steal, they cheat and lie
For wealth and what it will buy
Don't they know on the judgment day
That their gold and silver will melt away

I'd rather be in a deep, dark grave
And know that my poor soul was saved
Than to live in this world in a house of gold
And deny my God and doom my soul

Jesus said ,come on to me
I'll break sin's chains and set you free
I'll carry you to a home on high
Where you'll never, never die

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Track Listing

  • 1 I Saw the Light
  • 2 Calling You
  • 3 Dear Brother
  • 4 Wealth Won't Save Your Soul
  • 5 (I'm Gonna) Sing, Sing, Sing
  • 6 Message to My Mother
  • 7 How Can You Refuse Him Now
  • 8 When God Comes and Gathers His Jewels
  • 9 Jesus Remembered Me
  • 10 A House of Gold
  • 11 Thank God
  • 12 The Angel of Death
  • 13 The Prodigal Son
  • 14 Thy Burdens Are Greater Than Mine
  • 15 A Tramp on the Street
  • 16 I'll Have a New Body (I'll Have a New Life)