1 How shall the young direct their way?
What light shall be their perfect guide?
Your Word, O Lord, will safely lead
if in its wisdom they confide.
2 Sincerely I have sought you, Lord,
O let me not from you depart;
to know your will and keep from sin,
your Word I cherish in my heart.
3 O blessed Lord, teach me your law,
your righteous judgments I declare;
your testimonies make me glad,
for they are wealth beyond compare.
4 Upon your precepts and your ways
my heart will meditate with awe;
your Word shall be my chief delight,
and I will not forget your law.
Psalter Hymnal, 1987
|Instances (1 - 6 of 6)||Title||First Line||Tune||Tune Key||Author||Meter||Scripture||Date||Subject||Source|
|Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs #720||How Shall the Young Direct Their Way||How shall the young direct their way?||ST. CRISPIN||126.96.36.199||Psalm 119:9; Psalm 119:10-11; Psalm 119:12-14; Psalm 119:15-16||2013||God's | Wisdom; Law of God | ; Responses | To The Law of God||<cite>Psalter</cite>, 1912|
|Moravian Book of Worship #510||How Shall the Young Direct Their Way?||How shall the young direct their way?||QUEBEC||L.M.||Psalm 119:9-16; Psalm 37:3-5||1995||The Scriptures | ; Christian Education | ; Christian nurture | ; God--Guidance | ; Journey | ; Scriptures |||Versified, Psalter (1912), alt.|
|Psalms for All Seasons: a complete Psalter for worship #119B||How Shall the Young Direct Their Way?||How shall the young direct their way?||ST. CRISPIN||188.8.131.52||Psalm 119:9-16||2012||Acrostic Psalms | ; Church Year | Transfiguration; Conflict | ; Daily Prayer | Midday Prayer; Daily Prayer | Morning Prayer; Delight | ; Discipleship | ; Elements of Worship | Baptism; Elements of Worship | Prayer for Illumination; Freedom | ; God | Light from; God | Obedience to; God as | Guide; God as | Lawgiver; God's | Sorrow; God's | Will; God's | Wisdom; God's | Word; God's | Face; God's | Judgments; God's | Justice; God's | law; God's | Love; God's | Promises; God's | Protection; Grace | ; Jesus Christ | Friend of Sinners; Jesus Christ | Teacher; Jesus Christ | Way, Truth, and Life; Joy | ; Judgment | ; Life Stages | Youth; Lord's Prayer | 2nd petition (your kingdom come); Love for God | ; Mercy | ; Occasional Services | Ordination and/or Installation; Remembering | ; Salvation | ; Seeking God | ; Suffering | ; Temptation And Trial | ; Ten Commandments | 9th Commandment (do not bear false witness); The Fall | ; Trust | ; Truth | ; Victory | ; Wisdom Psalms | ; Witness | ; Year A, Ordinary Time after Ep||<cite>Psalter</cite>, 1912|
|Psalter Hymnal (Gray) #584||How Shall the Young Direct Their Way||How shall the young direct their way||BROOKSIDE||LM||Psalm 37:5; Psalm 119:9-16||1987||Family | ; Law of God | ; Will of God | ; Home | ; Obedience | ; Word of God ||
|The Cyber Hymnal #2690||How Shall the Young Direct Their Way?||How shall the young direct their way?||SAGINA||Anonymous||LMD||<cite>The Psalter</cite> (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: The United Presbyterian Board of Publication, 1912, number 322|
|Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #148||How Shall the Young Direct Their Way?||How shall the young direct their way?||DUANE STREET||L.M.D.||Psalm 119:9-16||1990||God's Word | The Law of God; Christian Education |||<i>The Psalter</i>, 1912; alt. 1990, mod.|