77c. The Lord's my Shepherd, I'll not want

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,
Ev'n for his own Name's sake.

3 Yea, though I walk in death's dark vale,
Yet will I fear none ill,
For thou art with me; and thy rod
And staff me comfort still.

4 My table thou hast furnished
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 for evermore
My dwelling place shall be.

Amen.

Text Information
First Line: The Lord's my Shepherd, I'll not want
Author: Sir William Mure
Author: Francis Rous
Meter: C. M.
Language: English
Publication Date: 1961
Scripture:
Topic: Confidence; Family Worship; Funerals (8 more...)
Notes: Based on other authors also.
Tune Information
Name: CRIMOND
Harmonizer: T. C. L. Pritchard (1929, alt.)
Composer: Jessie Seymour Irvine, 1836-1887
Meter: C. M.
Key: F Major
Copyright: Harmony by permission of Oxford University Press



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