They’re Holding Up The Ladder Song Lyrics and Chords

The Easter Brothers

They're Holding Up The Ladder - The Easter Brothers

 

They’re Holding Up The Ladder Song Lyrics and Chords by The Easter Brothers

 

They’re Holding Up The Ladder
Recorded by The Easter Brothers
Written by Edd F. Easter, James M. Easter,
Russell Lee Easter and James Norman Edmonds
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They’re holding up the ladder that I’m climbing on
 
I’m  
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climbing up the ladder and I’m  
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going 
 
 
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home

At the top of the ladder O what joy there shall be

 
And the  
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angels are holding up this  
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ladder for  
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me
As I climb this gospel ladder always heeding every sign
 
I  
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know my Savior’s with me and He’s  
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teaching me to  
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climb

Every day that I’m climbing there’s a battle for me

 
Every  
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step on this ladder is  
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another 
 
victo
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ry
Repeat #1

There’s a mansion being built for me somewhere in Gloryland

 
And  
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this ladder that I’m climbing is a  
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part of His  
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plan

I can hear the angels beckoning and the climbing don’t stop

 
There’s a  
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crown of life awaiting for you when  
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you reach the  
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top
Repeat #1
Come on you Christian Soldiers show the world your light can shine
 
Get  
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on this gospel ladder and don’t  
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be afraid to  
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climb

Can’t you hear the angels cheering soon the battle will be o’er

 
And  
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we’ll celebrate the victory when we  
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reach that other  
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shore
Repeat #1 x2

 

FAQ

 

Who sang the the song They’re Holding Up The Ladder?
– The song They’re Holding Up The Ladder was sang by The Easter Brothers.

 

Who is The Easter Brothers?
– Jeff & Sheri Easter are a Southern gospel group led by the husband and wife duo of the same name.

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