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Lead Thou Me

Along life’s pathway lead Thou me

Author: J. S. Kimbrough
Tune: [Along life’s pathway lead Thou me]
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Along life’s pathway lead Thou me,
My stay and comfort ever be,
While on my weary pilgrim way,
Dear Savior, lead me day by day.

O lead me when the way is dark,
And tempest tossed is my frail bark;
And when I cross cold Jordan’s stream,
Upon Thine arms O let me lean.

2 When waves of sorrow o’er me roll,
And doubts and fears oppress my soul,
O let me still Thy footsteps see,
And hear Thy voice still calling me. [Refrain]

3 When from Thee, Lord, my feet would stray,
And wander from Thy fold away,
O draw me by Thy love and grace,
To seek again my Savior’s face. [Refrain]

4 And when life’s conflict shall be o’er,
Its griefs and cares oppress no more,
Across death’s dark and stormy sea,
O blessèd Savior, lead Thou me. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #7989

Author: J. S. Kimbrough

Early 20th Century Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Along life’s pathway lead Thou me
Title: Lead Thou Me
Author: J. S. Kimbrough
Refrain First Line: O lead me when the way is dark
Publication Date: 1904
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.


The Cyber Hymnal #7989
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)


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The Cyber Hymnal #7989

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