Jesus, my Shepherd is. J. Conder. [Ps. xxiii.] Published in Collyer's Collection, 1812, No. 897, in 6 stanzas of 6 lines, headed, The Good Shepherd," and signed "C." In Conder's Star in the East, &c, 1824, it was published in a new form, and began "The Lord my Shepherd is." This was repeated in the Congregational Hymn Book, 1836, No. 401, and in Conder's (posthumous) Hymns of Praise, Prayer, &c, 1856, p. 8, and is the authorised form of the hymn.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)