Granted Prayers

I love the Lord who heard my cry And granted my request

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1 I love the Lord Who heard my cry
And granted my request;
In Him Who hears and answers prayer
My trust thro' life shall rest.

2 With deadly sorrows compassed round,
My heart was full of grief;
Then to the Lord I made my prayer
That He would send relief.

3 The Lord is just and merciful,
And gracious to the meek;
He saved me when I cried to Him,
Tho' I was poor and weak.

4 Return unto thy rest, my soul,
No longer troubled be;
The Lord sustains thee, and has dealt
Most graciously with thee.

5 Before my Saviour I will live,
From death He saved my soul,
My eyes from tears, my feet from falls,
And He has made me whole.

6 In my affliction this I found,
That human help deceived,
But ever faithful was the Lord
In Whom my soul believed.

Source: The Psalter: with responsive readings #312

Text Information

First Line: I love the Lord who heard my cry And granted my request
Title: Granted Prayers
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Justified by faith, justified by faith



Lowell Mason (PHH 96) adapted AZMON from a melody composed by Carl G. Gläser in 1828. Mason published a duple-meter version in his Modern Psalmist (1839) but changed it to triple meter in his later publications. Mason used (often obscure) biblical names for his tune titles; Azmon, a city south of C…

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