Category Archives: Psalms

The Lord My Pasture Shall Prepare

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 Second Sunday after Easter Sunday. The Lord … Continue reading

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My Shepherd Is The Living Lord

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 Second Sunday after Easter Sunday. My Shepherd … Continue reading

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God My King Thy Might Confessing

God, my king, Thy might confessing, Ever will I bless Thy name; Day by day Thy throne addressing, Still will I Thy praise proclaim. Honor great our God befitteth; Who His majesty can reach? Age to age His works transmitteth, … Continue reading

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How Long, O Lord, How Long We Ask

I was distressed to discover that this wonderful hymn of William Chatterton Dix’s has not made it into a hymnal since 1896: How long, O Lord, how long, we ask, Before our spirits shall be free, Before we reach the … Continue reading

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All People That On Earth Do Dwell

All people that on earth do dwell, Sing to the Lord with cheerful voice. Him serve with fear, His praise forth tell; Come ye before Him and rejoice. The Lord, ye know, is God indeed; Without our aid He did … Continue reading

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Out Of The Depths I Call

Out of the depths I call, to God I send my cry; Lord, hear my supplicating voice and graciously reply. My soul with patience waits for Thee, the living Lord, My hopes are on Thy promise built, Thy never-failing Word. … Continue reading

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O God Our Help In Ages Past

O God, our help in ages past, Our hope for years to come, Our shelter from the stormy blast, And our eternal home. Under the shadow of Thy throne Thy saints have dwelt secure; Sufficient is Thine arm alone, And … Continue reading

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