711. Savior, Again to Your Dear Name

1 Savior, again to your dear name we raise
with one accord our parting hymn of praise;
we give you thanks before our worship cease,
and now departing, wait your word of peace.

2 Grant us your peace upon our homeward way;
with you began, with you shall end the day;
guard now the lips from sin, the hearts from shame,
that in this house have called upon your name.

3 Grant us your peace, Lord, through the coming night;
turn all our darkness to your perfect light;
then, while we sleep, our hope and strength renew,
for dark and light are both alike to you.

4 Grant us your peace throughout our earthly life;
comfort in sorrow, courage in the strife;
then, when your voice shall make our conflict cease,
call us, O Lord, to your eternal peace.

Text Information
First Line: Savior, again to your dear name we raise
Title: Savior, Again to Your Dear Name
Author: John Ellerton, 1826-1893
Publication Date: 2003
Meter: 10.10.10.10.
Scripture: Psalm 139:12; John 14:27; Psalm 127:2; Luke 7:50; Mark 14:26; Matthew 26:30
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Name: ELLERS
Composer: Edward J. Hopkins, 1818-1901
Meter: 10.10.10.10.
Key: G Major or modal
Copyright: Public Domain



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