During our last fund drive one donor said this: "I love hymns ... If you asked for money, it means you need it! Please keep the work going. And please, accept my widow's mite. God bless you."

She was right. We only ask for money twice a year, and we do so because we need it.

So, before you close this box and move on to use the many resources on Hymnary.org, please prayerfully consider whether you might be able to make a gift to support our work. Gifts of any amount are appreciated, assist our work and let us know that we have partners in our effort to create the best database of hymns on the planet.

To donate online via PayPal or credit card, use the Calvin University secure giving site (https://calvin.quadweb.site/giving/hymnary).

If you'd like to make a gift by check, please send it to: Hymnary.org, Calvin University, 3201 Burton Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

And to read more about big plans for Hymnary, see https://hymnary.org/blog/major-additions-planned-for-hymnary.

Psalm 16: You Will Show Me the Path of Life

Hymn on One License

Faithful God, I look to you

Versifier: Marty Haugen
Tune: [Faithful God, I look to you]
Published in 11 hymnals

Versifier: Marty Haugen

Marty Haugen (b. 1950), is a prolific liturgical composer with many songs included in hymnals across the liturgical spectrum of North American hymnals and beyond, with many songs translated into different languages. He was raised in the American Lutheran Church, received a BA in psychology from Luther College, yet found his first position as a church musician in a Roman Catholic parish at a time when the Roman Catholic Church was undergoing profound liturgical and musical changes after Vatican II. Finding a vocation in that parish to provide accessible songs for worship, he continued to compose and to study, receiving an MA in pastoral studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul Minnesota. A number of liturgical settings were prepar… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Faithful God, I look to you
Title: Psalm 16: You Will Show Me the Path of Life
Versifier: Marty Haugen
Refrain First Line: I You will show me the path of life / Keep me safe, O God / You are my inheritance
Copyright: © 1988, GIA Publications, Inc.; Refrain III trans. © 1969, ICEL

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Gather (3rd ed.) #30a

Gather (3rd ed.) #30b

Gather (3rd ed.) #30c

Gather Comprehensive #24a

Gather Comprehensive #24b

Gather Comprehensive #24c

Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #19a

Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #19b

Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #19c

RitualSong #36

Worship (4th ed.) #30

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support Hymnary.org.