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My Father knows

He knows the trials of each day, Though shadows fall

Author: Elizabeth Holmes
Tune: [He knows the trials of each day]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 He knows the trials of each day,
Tho’ shadows fall, He knows the way;
The eyes that weep, the hearts that pray,
He knows, my Father knows.

Refrain:
He knows, my Father knows,
And shields me from my foes,
From day to day He leads the way,
He knows, my Father knows.

2 Tho’ oft I seem to walk alone,
Life’s weary way with thorns o’ergrown,
His love has sealed me for His own,
He knows, my Father knows. [Refrain]

3 Upon His mighty arm I lean,
He helps me thro’ life’s changing scene,
From sin and strife He keeps me clean,
He knows, my Father knows. [Refrain]

4 His love, His love is past compare,
My ev’ry sorrow He doth share,
I cannot drift beyond His care,
He knows, my Father knows. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Help: for the Sunday school, evangelistic and church services #115

Author: Elizabeth Holmes

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First Line: He knows the trials of each day, Though shadows fall
Title: My Father knows
Author: Elizabeth Holmes

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Light and Life Songs No. 3 #d73

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Songs of Help #115

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