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Begin the day with God, Kneel down to Him in prayer

Begin the day with God, Kneel down to Him in prayer

Tune: LISBON (Read)
Published in 9 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Begin the day with God,
Kneel down to Him in prayer;
Lift up thy heart to His abode,
And seek His love to share.

2 Open the Book of God,
And read a portion there;
That it may hallow all thy thoughts,
And sweeten all thy care.

3 Go through the day with God,
Whate'er thy work may be;
Where'er thou art--at home, abroad,
He still is near to thee.

4 Conclude the day with God;
Thy sins to Him confess;
Trust in the Lord's atoning blood,
And plead His righteousness.

Source: International Song Service: with Bright Gems from fifty authors, for Sunday-schools, gospel meetings, missionary and young people's societies, prayer-meetings, etc. #261

Text Information

First Line: Begin the day with God, Kneel down to Him in prayer
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 1 of 1)

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #442

Include 8 pre-1979 instances
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