Category Archives: Trust in God

While Thine Avenging Arrows Lord

This hymn was used for Lauds on Fridays in Ordinary Time in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. While thine avenging arrows, Lord, Encompass us around, … Continue reading

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Oh God Of Our Salvation Lord

This hymn was used for Vespers on Thursdays in Ordinary Time in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Oh, God of our salvation, Lord, Of wondrous … Continue reading

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Quiet Lord My Froward Heart

Quiet, Lord, my froward heart, Make me teachable and mild, Upright, simple, free from art, Make me as a weanèd child: From distrust and envy free, Pleased with all that pleases Thee. What Thou shalt today provide, Let me as … Continue reading

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When Storms And Tempests O’er Us Roll

This hymn was used for Vespers on Mondays in Ordinary Time in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. When storms and tempests o’er us roll, Our … Continue reading

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Our Praises Lord Thou Dost Not Need

This hymn was used for Lauds on Mondays in Ordinary Time in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Our praises, Lord, thou dost not need, But … Continue reading

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Jesus And His Child

This text comes from William Chatterton Dix’s 1871 collection of hymns and poems entitled “A Vision of All Saints” under the title given above. Striving, struggling, falling, Battling with the foe; This, the life-long trial In the march below: But … Continue reading

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God Moves In A Mysterious Way

This is the text of this hymn as it appeared in Reginald Heber’s “Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year” in 1827. It was listed there for the Third Sunday after Easter Sunday. God moves … Continue reading

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