Category Archives: In Time of Distress and Discouragement

In Grief And Fear, To Thee, O Lord

This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): In grief and fear, to Thee, O Lord, We now for succour fly, Thine awful judgments are abroad, O shield us lest we die! … Continue reading

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O God Of Love, O King Of Peace

This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): O God of Love, O King of peace, Make wars throughout the world to cease; The wrath of sinful man restrain, Give peace, O … Continue reading

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God Of Our Life, To Thee We Call

This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): God of our Life, to Thee we call, Afflicted at Thy Feet we fall; When the great water-floods prevail, Leave not our trembling hearts … Continue reading

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When In The Hour Of Utmost Need

This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): When in the hour of utmost need We know not where to look for aid, When days and nights of anxious thought Nor help nor … Continue reading

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What Our Father Does Is Well

This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): What our Father does is well; Blessèd truth His children tell! Though He send, for plenty, want, Though the harvest-store be scant, Yet we rest upon … Continue reading

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From Highest Heaven The Eternal Son

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): From highest Heaven the Eternal Son, With God the Father ever One, Came down to suffer, and to die;— For Love of sinful man He bore Our … Continue reading

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O Let Him, Whose Sorrow

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): O let him, whose sorrow No relief can find, Trust in God, and borrow Ease for heart and mind. Where the mourner weeping Sheds the secret tear, … Continue reading

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