He keepeth me, ever, where'er be the place

He keepeth me, ever, where'er be the place

Author: Eden Reeder Latta
Tune: [He keepeth me, ever]
Published in 11 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

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1 He keepeth me, ever,
Where’er be the place!
I’ve only to ask it—
Most wonderful grace!
Tho’ sorest temptations,
My spirit may try,
I know my Redeemer
Will ever be nigh!

Refrain:
He keepeth me, ever!
His love endeth never!
From Him naught shall sever!
He keepeth my soul!

2 He keepeth me, ever,
With tenderest care!
I’ve only to ask Him
My burdens to bear!
A word of His promise,
He never will break!
Whoever may leave me,
He ne’er will forsake! [Refrain]

3 He keepeth me, ever,
From yielding to dread;
Tho’ darkness be ‘round me,
And clouds overhead!
He stilleth my doubtings,
He lightens my grief!
I’ve only to trust Him—
He’ll give me relief! [Refrain]

Source: Triumphant Songs No.4 #137

Author: Eden Reeder Latta

Eden Reeder Latta, 1839-1915 Born: March 24, 1839, Haw Patch, In­di­a­na. Died: Dec 21, 1915, Gut­ten­berg, Io­wa. Buried: City cem­e­tery, Gut­ten­berg, Io­wa. Boyhood friend of Wil­liam A. Og­den, Lat­ta taught for a time in the pub­lic schools of Coles­burg, Io­wa. He wrote over 1,600 songs and hymns in his life­time. His works in­clude: The Ri­ver of Life (Bos­ton, Mass­a­chu­setts: Ol­iv­er Dit­son Com­pa­ny) Sources: Hall, pp. 173-75 Lyrics-- Away to the Woods Beautiful Robe and Crown Blessèd Be the Fount­ain Bright Glo­ry to Come Can Je­sus See and Hear? Come to Je­sus Green Past­ures He Is Ris­en I’m a Child of the King It Is… Go to person page >

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First Line: He keepeth me, ever, where'er be the place
Author: Eden Reeder Latta

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Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Church and Sunday School Hymnal, a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs ... [with Deutscher Anhang] #316Page Scan
Life and Light No.2 #d35
Loyal Praise: a collection of new and popular hymns for Sunday schools, young people's societies, etc. #19Page Scan
Pentecostal Hymns No. 1 #159Page Scan
Prayerful Praises. 5th ed. #d44
Sacred Songking, a New Song Book for Revivals #d62
Songs of the Savior's Love #d66
The Brethren's Sunday School Song Book #d44
The Christian Hymnist #d188
Triumphant Songs No.4 #137TextAudioPage Scan
White Wings: for the use of churches, Sunday schools, Y.P.S.C.E., and all kinds of religious services #52Page Scan



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