582. Savior, Again to Thy Dear Name

1 Savior, again to Thy dear name we raise
With one accord our parting hymn of praise;
We stand to bless Thee ere our worship cease;
Then, lowly kneeling, wait Thy word of peace.

2 Grant us Thy peace upon our homeward way;
With Thee began, with Thee shall end the day:
Guard Thou the lips from sin, the hearts from shame,
That in this house have called upon Thy name.

3 Grant us Thy peace, Lord, through the coming night,
Turn Thou for us its darkness into light;
From harm and danger keep Thy children free,
For dark and light are both alike to Thee.

4 Grant us Thy peace throughout our earthly life,
Our balm in sorrow, and our stay in strife;
Then, when Thy voice shall bid our conflict cease,
Call us, O Lord, to Thine eternal peace.

Amen.

Text Information
First Line: Savior again to Thy dear name we raise
Title: Savior, Again to Thy Dear Name
Author: John Ellerton
Language: English
Publication Date: 1989
Topic: Evening hymns; Praise of Christ; Jesus Christ: Refuge (1 more...)
Tune Information
Name: [Savior again to Thy dear name we raise]
Composer: Edward J. Hopkins
Key: G Major



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