233. Glory to thee, who safe hast kept

1 Glory to thee, who safe hast kept
And hast refreshed me whilst I slept;
Grant, Lord, when I from death shall wake
I may of endless light partake.

2 Wake, and lift up thyself, my heart,
And with the angels bear thy part,
Who all night long unwearied sing
High praise to the eternal King.

3 Lord, I my vows to thee renew;
Scatter my sins as morning dew;
Guard my first springs of thought and will,
And with thyself my spirit fill.

4 Direct, control, suggest, this day
All I design, or do, or say;
That all my powers, with all their might,
In thy sole glory may unite.

5 Praise God, from whom all blessings flow,
Praise him all creatures here below,
Praise him above, y heavenly host,
Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. Amen.

Text Information
First Line: Glory to thee, who safe hast kept
Author: Thomas Ken, 1637-1711
Meter: LM
Language: English
Publication Date: 1986
Topic: Times and Seasons: Morning
Tune Information
Name: ST BENET
Composer: Cedric Borgnis, b. 1909
Meter: LM
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: © D. C. H-C. Borgnis



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