31D. I Trust, O LORD, Your Holy Name

1 I trust, O LORD, your holy name;
O let me not be put to shame
nor let me be confounded.
My faith, O LORD,
be in your Word
forever firmly grounded.

2 Bow down your gracious ear to me
and hear my cry, my prayer, my plea;
make haste for my protection,
for woes and fear
surround me here.
Help me in my affliction.

3 You are my strength, my shield, my rock,
my fortress strong against each shock,
my help, my life, my tower,
my battle sword,
almighty LORD—
who can resist your power?

4 With you, O LORD, I cast my lot;
O faithful God, forsake me not,
to you my soul commending.
Lord, be my stay,
and lead the way
now and when life is ending.

5 All honor, praise, and majesty
to Father, Son, and Spirit be,
our God forever glorious,
in whose rich grace
we run our race
till we depart victorious.

Text Information
First Line: I trust, O LORD, your holy name
Title: I Trust, O LORD, Your Holy Name
Author: Adam Reusner
Translator (sts. 1-4): Catherine Winkworth (alt.)
Meter: 887 447
Language: English
Publication Date: 2021
Topic: Comfort; Courage; Creation (31 more...)
Source: St. 5: Evangelical Lutheran Hymn-Book, Pittsburgh, 1907
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Composer: Michael D. Schultz
Meter: 887 447
Key: F Major or modal
Copyright: © 2021 Michael D. Schultz, admin. Northwestern Publishing House

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