Cast Thy Burden upon the Lord

Cast thy burden upon the Lord, And he shall sustain thee

Tune: BIRMINGHAM (Mendelssohn)
Published in 22 hymnals

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Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Representative Text

Cast your burden upon the Lord,
and he shall sustain you;
he never will suffer the righteous to fall:
he is at your right hand.
Your mercy, Lord, is great
and far above the heavens:
let none by made ashamed
that wait upon you.

Source: Psalms for All Seasons: a complete Psalter for worship #55B

Text Information

First Line: Cast thy burden upon the Lord, And he shall sustain thee
Title: Cast Thy Burden upon the Lord
Meter: Irregular
Language: English



Worship and Rejoice #380


Instances (1 - 9 of 9)

Hymnal #586

Hymns of the Saints #133

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Psalms for All Seasons #55B


Small Church Music #696

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The Celebration Hymnal #229

The Covenant Hymnal #453

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The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #598

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The Worshiping Church #815


Worship and Rejoice #380

Include 13 pre-1979 instances
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