"You Raise Me Up" as written by Rolf U. Lovland, Brendan Graham and Amy Sand....
When I am down, and, oh, my soul, so weary
When troubles come, and my heart burdened be
Then, I am still and wait here in the silence
Until you come and sit awhile with me

[Chorus]
You raise me up, so I can stand on mountains
You raise me up to walk on stormy seas
I am strong when I am on your shoulders
You raise me up to more than I can be

There is no life, no life without its hunger
Each restless heart beats so imperfectly
But then you come, and I am filled with wonder
Sometimes I think I glimpse eternity

[Chorus x 3]

You raise me up to more than I can be


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"You Raise Me Up" as written by Rolf U. Lovland, Brendan Graham, Amy Sand

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  • +1
    General Commentthis song is beautiful.
    weatherpatternson June 11, 2004   Link
  • +1
    General CommentI love this song!! Josh Groban has the voice of an angel.
    severalwayson June 24, 2007   Link
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    General Commenti love this song! me and my best friend love it cus she always makes me feel better and i do feel strong on her shoulders.its soo emotional and a great song!
    westie1018on July 26, 2007   Link
  • +1
    General CommentI love this this song, its very inspirational, and nothing against Josh but Russel Watson does it sooo much better!
    bmwmusicgirlon July 13, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti love this song so much it is so beautiful i think it is about his realtionship with God
    ilikegnomeson October 10, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General CommentHe actually dedicates this song to his parents. It is a gorgeous song.
    CaseyMon December 25, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI love this song. Josh Groban is amazing. When I hear this song it makes me think of the ones that are really here for me through everything I have going on in my life good or bad. This is one song that riminds me how thankful I really am.
    Love4disney211on January 25, 2005   Link
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    General CommentPeople say to me that the christian artists "Sala" did this song and people say they wrote it. Josh wrote it, didn't he?! Well, anyways, I LOVE JOSH's voice! its so awesome. i love the choir part! -Margo
    Iluvjgon January 26, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentjosh groban didn't write it
    fadedon March 23, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentyeah but he sang it better
    green_day_babyon April 02, 2005   Link

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