Jesus Is Our Shepherd

Jesus is our Shepherd, Well we know His voice

Author: Hugh Stowell
Published in 13 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Jesus is our Shepherd,
Well we know His voice;
How the gentlest whisper,
Makes our hearts rejoice!
Even when He chideth,
Tender is His tone;
None but He shall guide us;
We are His alone.

2 Jesus is our Shepherd;
Guided by His Arm,
Though the wolves may raven,
None can do us harm;
When we tread death's valley,
Dark with fearful gloom,
We will fear no evil,
Victors o'er the tomb.

3 Jesus is our Shepherd;
With His goodness now
And His tender mercy,
He doth us endow!
Let us sing His praises
With a gladsome heart,
Till in heaven we meet Him,
Never more to part.


Source: Voices of Praise: for school and church and home #177

Author: Hugh Stowell

Stowell, Hugh, an able and popular minister of the Church of England, was born at Douglas, Isle of Man, December 3, 1799. He graduated at Oxford in 1822, and took holy orders the following year. He held various offices in his Church; became rector at Salford in 1831; was appointed honorary Canon of Chester Cathedral in 1845, and later Rural Dean of Eccles. He published several volumes. He also edited a book of hymns: A Selection of Psalms and Hymns Suited to the Services of the Church of England, 1831. To the several editions of this book most of his hymns were contributed. He died at Safford October 8, 1865. From every stormy wind that blows 495 Lord of all power and might 206 Hymn Writers of the Church, 1915 by Charles Nutter… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Jesus is our Shepherd, Well we know His voice
Title: Jesus Is Our Shepherd
Author: Hugh Stowell
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 13 of 13)
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A Hymnal and Service Book for Sunday Schools, Day Schools, Guilds, Brotherhoods, etc. #347


Choice Hymns of the Faith #455

Lutheran Sunday School Hymnal. 9th ed. #d91

Sunday School Hymnal #d201

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The Children's Hymnal with Tunes #153

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The Epworth Hymnal No. 2 #58

The Hymns from the Children's Hymnal; with a Service, for Sunday Schools #d114

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The New Children's Hymnal #248

The Praise Hymnal #127

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The Sunday School Hymnal #127

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The Sunday School Hymnal #127

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The Sunday-School Hymnal and Service Book (Ed. A) #347

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Voices of Praise #177

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