In the Shadow of Thy Wing

He that dwelleth in the presence of the Highest, shall abide

Author: Amelia Minerva Starkweather
Tune: [He that dwelleth in the presence]
Published in 11 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1. He that dwelleth in the presence
Of the Highest shall abide
Where no trouble ever cometh,
Where no evil can betide.

Hide me in the secret
Of Thy presence, oh my King,
Where the storms may ever gather,
In the shadow of Thy wing.

2. When the clouds of sorrow gather,
And the billows o'er me roll,
Safe within His blest pavilion
He will hide my weary soul. [Chorus]

3. I will plead the precious promise
Of His tender, loving care
For the destitute and needy,
And He will regard my pray'r. [Chorus]

4. And the angry waves shall slumber
At the bidding of His will;
He will calm the raging tumult,
With His gentle, "Peace, be still." [Chorus]

Source: The Gospel Awakening: a collection of original and selected "hymns and spiritual songs" for the use in gospel meetings everywhere #34

Author: Amelia Minerva Starkweather

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Text Information

First Line: He that dwelleth in the presence of the Highest, shall abide
Title: In the Shadow of Thy Wing
Author: Amelia Minerva Starkweather
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Hide me in the secret of thy presence
Copyright: Public Domain



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