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556. I need thee every hour

1 I need thee every hour,
most gracious Lord;
no tender voice but thine
can peace afford.
I need thee, oh, I need thee,
every hour I need thee;
O bless me now, my Saviour,
I come to thee.

2 I need thee every hour,
stay thou near by;
temptations lose their power
when thou art nigh. [Refrain]

3 I need thee every hour,
in joy or pain;
come quickly and abide,
or life is vain. [Refrain]

4 I need thee every hour,
teach me thy will;
and thy rich promises
in me fulfil. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: I need thee every hour
Author: Annie Sherwood Hawks (1835-1918)
Refrain First Line: I need thee, oh, I need thee
Meter: 64 64 and refrain
Language: English
Publication Date: 2005
Scripture: ; ; ; ;
Topic: Life in Christ: Our Response to Christ - In Devotion; Despair and Trouble; Longing
Tune Information
Composer: Robert Lowry (1826-1899)
Meter: 64 64 and refrain
Key: A♭ Major

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