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Do Thou direct Thy chariot, Lord

Do Thou direct Thy chariot, Lord

Author: Ulrich Zwingli
Tune: [Do Thou direct Thy chariot, Lord]
Published in 4 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Do Thou direct Thy chariot, Lord,
And guide us at Thy will;
Without Thy aid our strength is vain,
And useless all our skill.
Look down upon Thy saints below
When prostrate laid beneath the foe.

2 Beloved Shepherd, who hast saved
Our souls from death and sin,
Uplift Thy voice, awake Thy sheep,
That slumbering lie within
Thy fold; and curb, with Thy right hand,
The rage of Satan’s furious band.

3 Send down Thy peace and banish strife,
Let bitterness depart;
Revive the spirit of Thy grace
In each true Christian’s heart;
Then shall Thy church forever sing
The praises of her heavenly King.

Source: The Sunday School Hymnal: with offices of devotion #111

Author: Ulrich Zwingli

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Text Information

First Line: Do Thou direct Thy chariot, Lord
German Title: Herr, nun lenk den Wagen selbst
Author: Ulrich Zwingli
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Cyber Hymnal #12518

Include 3 pre-1979 instances
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