Guide us, Savior

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1 God has said, "Forever blessed
Those who seek me in their youth;
Thy shall find the path of wisdom,
And the narrow way of truth."
Guide us, Saviour,
Guide us, Saviour,
In the narrow way of truth.

2 Be our strength, for we are weakness;
Be our wisdom and our guide;
May we walk in love and meekness,
Nearer to our Saviour's side:
Naught can harm us;
Naught can harm us;
While we thus in thee abide.

Source: Christ in Song: for all religious services nearly one thousand best gospel hymns, new and old with responsive scripture readings (Rev. and Enl.) #730

Author: Mrs. Bishop Thompson

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First Line: God has said--"For ever blessed"
Title: Guide us, Savior
Author: Mrs. Bishop Thompson

Tune

VESPER HYMN (Bortnianski or Stevenson)

VESPER HYMN appeared in John A. Stevenson's Selection of Popular National Airs (1818) as a setting for Thomas Moore's "Hark! The Vesper Hymn Is Stealing." A footnote in that hymnal explained that Stevenson had added what is-now the first line of the retrain to a "Russian Air." Some later hymnals att…

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A Book of Hymns and Tunes: for the Sunday-School, the Congregation and Home: 2nd ed. #86Page Scan
A Collection of Spiritual Hymns: adapted to the Various Kinds of Christian Worship, and especially designed for the use of the Brethren in Christ. 2nd ed. #636Page Scan
A Companion to the Canadian Sunday School Harp: being a selection of hymns set to music, for Sunday schools and the social circle #127Page Scan
A New Service and Tune Book for Sunday Schools. New ed. #d35
Angelic Songs #d62
Bradbury's Sabbath School Melodies, and Family Choir: a complete collection of hymns and music for all Sabbath school occasions #121Page Scan
Chapel Treasures (Christ Chapel Sabbath-School, Lebanon, PA) #75Page Scan
Christ in Song #d159
Christ in Song: for all religious services nearly one thousand best gospel hymns, new and old with responsive scripture readings (Rev. and Enl.) #730TextPage Scan
Fresh Leaves for the use of Sabbath Schools #4aPage Scan
Glad Tidings: a collection of new hymns and music, designed for sabbath schools, anniversary meetings, home circles, &c. #80aPage Scan
Hallowed Songs: a collection of the most popular hymns and tunes, both old, and new, designed for prayer and social meetings, revivals, family worship, and Sabbath schools #271Page Scan
Hallowed Songs: for prayer and social meetings, containing hymns and tunes, carefully selected from all sources, both old and new, and are of the most spiritual..(Newly Revised) #124Page Scan
Hymn Book of the United Evangelical Church #426Page Scan
Hymn, Tune, and Service Book for Sunday Schools #181Page Scan
Hymnal for Sunday School and Social Worship #d58
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #873Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #873Page Scan
Hymns and Tunes for Home Worship #d61
Hymns and Tunes for the Sunday School, the Congregation and the Home #d52
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #225Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #14Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #225Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #S14Page Scan
Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d325
Hymns of Victory, Parts 1 and 2 #d70
Joyful Greeting: for the Sabbath-school #75Page Scan
Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d223
Methodist Hymn-Book #835Page Scan
Musical Leaves for Sabbath Schools #d30
New Service and Tune Book for Sunday School #d35
Palm Leaves: a collection of Sunday school tunes and carols for the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church #52Page Scan
Precious Hymns #110Page Scan
Songs for Worship: in the Sunday-school, social-meeting, and family #74aTextPage Scan
Sowing and Reaping #d37
Spirit and Life No. 2: a collection of new songs for the Sunday school, young people's societies, gospel and devotional meetings, etc., etc. #18Page Scan
Sunday School Service and Hymn Book arranged by the Sunday School Committee #d41
Sunday-School Hymns #128Page Scan
The Canadian Hymnal #d89
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The Canadian Hymnal #d105
The Canadian Sunday School Harp #d42
The Centenary Singer: a collection of hymns and tunes popular during the last one hundred years #358Page Scan
The Children's Church #d46
The Church Hymn Book #d289
The Dominion Hymnal #d74
The Gem #d39
The Golden Harp #d85
The New Canadian Hymnal: a collection of hymns and music for Sunday schools, young people's societies, prayer & praise meetings, family circles #409Page Scan
The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #774Page Scan
The Singing Pilgrim #d57
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