1 Christ be with me, Christ within me,
Christ behind me, Christ before me,
Christ beside me, Christ to win me,
Christ to comfort and restore me.
2 Christ beneath me, Christ above me,
Christ in quiet, Christ in danger,
Christ in hearts of all that love me,
Christ in mouth of friend and stranger.
|First Line:||Christ be with me, Christ within me|
|Title:||Christ Be With Me|
|Author (attributed to):||St. Patrick|
|Translator:||Cecil Frances Alexander (1889)|
|Topic:||God: The Triune God; Trinity|
|Arranger:||Charles Villiers Stanford (1902)|
|Source:||Ancient Irish Hymn Melody|