Category Archives: Trust in God

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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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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O Lord, How Happy Should We Be

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): O Lord, how happy should we be If we could cast our care on Thee, If we from self could rest; And feel at heart that One … Continue reading

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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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