Crying in the Chapel

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Elvis Presley

Elvis Aaron Presleya (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was an American singer and actor. A cultural icon, he is commonly known by the single name Elvis. One of the most popular musicians of the 20th century, he is often referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or simply "the King". more »

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 
Yes, we gather in the chapel 
Just to sing and praise the Lord

You'll search and you'll search but you'll never find
No way on earth to find peace of mind

Take your troubles to the chapel 
Get down on your knees and pray
Then your burdens will be lighter 
And you'll surely find a way


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