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Without the Way

Year of composition
David Skates
Easy (Grades 1-3)
3 minutes
Voice + keyboard
Instrumental parts
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I was studying Christ's words in John 14:6 and meditating upon them when I came across Thomas a Kempis' reflections in his classic, "Of the Imitation of Christ." He wrote:

Without the way, there is no going; Without the truth, there is no knowing; Without the life,there is no living.

The melody for the chorus quickly came to mind. I have attempted to portray the three thoughts of way, truth and life in each of the three verses.

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