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127. Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah

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1. Guide me, O thou great Jehovah,
pilgrim through this barren land.
I am weak, but thou art mighty;
hold me with thy powerful hand.
Bread of heaven, bread of heaven,
feed me till I want no more;
feed me till I want no more.

2. Open now the crystal fountain,
whence the healing stream doth flow;
let the fire and cloudy pillar
lead me all my journey through.
Strong deliverer, strong deliverer,
be thou still my strength and shield;
be thou still my strength and shield.

3. When I tread the verge of Jordan,
bid my anxious fears subside;
death of death and hell's destruction,
land me safe on Canaan's side.
Songs of praises, songs of praises,
I will ever give to thee;
I will ever give to thee.

Text Information
First Line: Guide me, O thou great Jehovah
Title: Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah
Original Language: Welsh
Author: William Williams (1745)
Translator: Peter Williams (1771)
Meter: 87.87.87
Language: English
Publication Date: 1989
Topic: The Glory of the Triune God: Providence; New Heaven and a New Earth: Death and Eternal Life; Adoration and Praise (5 more...)
Source: From the Welsh
Tune Information
Name: CWM RHONDDA
Composer: John Hughes (1907)
Meter: 87.87.87
Key: G Major



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