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Be still, be still, for all around

Be still, be still, for all around

Tune: [Be still! be still! for all around]
Published in 25 hymnals

Full Text

1 Be still! be still! for all around,
On either hand, is holy ground:
Here in his house, the Lord to-day
Will listen while his people pray.

2 Thou, tossed upon the waves of care,
Ready to sink with deep despair,
Here ask relief, with heart sincere,
And thou shalt find that God is here.

3 Thou who hast laid within the grave
Those whom thou hadst no power to save,
Believe their spirits now are near,
For angels wait while God is here.

4 Thou who hast dear ones far away
In foreign lands, 'mid ocean's spray,
Pray for them now, and dry the tear,
And trust the God who listens here.

5 Thou who art mourning o'er thy sin,
Deploring guilt that reigns within,
The God of peace is ever near;
The troubled spirit meets him here.

Source: The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #301

Text Information

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 25 of 25)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #4Text
A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. (10th ed.) #4Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs. 19th ed. #d40
A Collection of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion #d22
A Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs; suited to the various kinds of Christian worship; and especially designed for and adapted to the Fraternity of the Brethren... #39Page Scan
A Collection of Spiritual Hymns: adapted to the Various Kinds of Christian Worship, and especially designed for the use of the Brethren in Christ. 2nd ed. #23Page Scan
Church Hymnal, Mennonite: a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs ... 1st ed. [with Deutscher Anhang] #183
Church Melodies: collection of psalms and hymns, with appropriate music. For the use of congregations. #189Page Scan
Glad Songs #1Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d48
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #127Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #19Page Scan
Hymns and Anthems adapted for Jewish Worship #9Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #123Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit #24Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #10Page Scan
Songs of Pilgrimage, a Hymnal for the Churches of Christ, Part I #d13
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #47Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #10Page Scan
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #684Page Scan
The Christian hymnal: a collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship; in two parts (Rev.) #29Page Scan
The Sabbath School Hymnal #d12
The Tabernacle #d23
The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #301TextPage Scan
Union Hymnal #d8



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