444. The Lord's My Shepherd

1 The Lord’s my Shepherd, I’ll not want;
He makes me down to lie
In pastures green; He leadeth me
The quiet waters by.

2 My soul He doth restore again;
And me to walk doth make
Within the paths of righteousness,
E'en for His own name’s sake.

3 Yea, though I walk in death’s dark vale,
Yet will I fear no ill;
For Thou art with me, and Thy rod
And staff me comfort still.

4 My table Thou hast furnishèd
In presence of my foes;
My head Thou dost with oil anoint,
And my cup overflows.

5 Goodness and mercy all my life
Shall surely follow me;
And in God’s house forevermore
My dwelling place shall be.

Amen.

Text Information
First Line: The Lord's my Shepherd, I'll not want
Title: The Lord's My Shepherd
Publication Date: 1989
Topic: Jesus Christ: Guide; Scripture Songs
Source: Scottish Psalter
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: [The Lord's my Shepherd, I'll not want]
Composer: Jessie S. Irvine
Key: F Major



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