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112. Through all the changing scenes of life

1 Through all the changing scenes of life,
in trouble and in joy,
the praises of my God shall still
my heart and tongue employ.

2 Of his deliverance I will boast,
till all that are distressed,
when learning this, will comfort take
and calm their griefs to rest.

3 O magnify the Lord with me,
with me exalt his name;
when in distress to him I called
he to my rescue came.

4 The hosts of God encamp around
the dwellings of the just;
deliverance he affords for all
who in his mercy trust.

5 O make but trial of his love;
experience will decide
how blest are they, and only they,
who in his truth confide.

6 Fear him, you saints, and you will then
have nothing else to fear;
if in his service you delight,
your wants shall be his care.

Text Information
First Line: Through all the changing scenes of life
Author: Nicholas Brady, 1659-1726
Author: Nahum Tate, 1652-1715
Publication Date: 1999
Meter: 86.86
Scripture: ; ; ;
Topic: Adoration and Praise; Adversity; Confidence (5 more...)
Language: English
Tune Information
Composer: George Thomas Smart, 1776-1867
Meter: 86.86
Key: B♭ Major
Notes: A lower setting will be found at No. 122

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