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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

How Deep the Peace

Author: Lynn Bauman

Lynn Bauman is director of the Praxis Retreat and Learning Center in northeast Texas. He completed a B.A. in Biblical Studies and began graduate studies in Near Eastern studies at UCLA. He is an author and partner in publishing materials for spiritual formation and contemplative living. His book Ancient Songs Sung Anew: the Psalms as poetry is the source of many of his hymns. He is also taught comparative religion, ascetical theology, spirituality and hermeneutics. He is abbot in The Oriental Orthodox Order int he West" an order devoted to a path of contemplative wisdom. In addition, he has translated many important Coptic texts, including The Gospel of Thomas. Dianne Shapiro, from biography as part of Saint Helena Series for Spiritual G… Go to person page >

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First Line: How deep the peace, the confidence
Title: How Deep the Peace
Author: Lynn Bauman (2000)
Language: English
Copyright: © 2000 Lynn Bauman, from "Ancient Songs Sung Anew: the Psalms as Poetry"

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