Lord, hast thou made me know thy ways

Lord, hast thou made me know thy ways

Author: John Fawcett
Published in 26 hymnals

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1 Lord, hast thou made me know thy ways?
Conduct me in thy fear,
And grant me such supplies of grace,
That I may persevere.

2 Let but thy won almighty arm
Sustain a feeble worm,
I shall escape, secure from harm,
Amid the dreadful storm.

3 Be then my all-sufficient friend,
'Till all my toils shall cease;
Guard me through life, and let my end
Be everlasting peace.

The Hartford Selection of Hymns from the most approved authors, 1799

Author: John Fawcett

Fawcett, John, D.D., was born Jan. 6, 1739 or 1740, at Lidget Green, near Bradford, Yorks. Converted at the age of sixteen under the ministry of G. Whitefield, he at first joined the Methodists, but three years later united with the Baptist Church at Bradford. Having begun to preach he was, in 1765, ordained Baptist minister at Wainsgate, near Hebden Bridge, Yorks. In 1772 he was invited to London, to succeed the celebrated Dr. J. Gill, as pastor of Carter's Lane; the invitation had been formally accepted, the farewell sermon at Wainsgate had been preached and the wagons loaded with his goods for removal, when the love and tears of his attached people prevailed and he decided to remain. In 1777 a new chapel was built for him at Hebden Bridg… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lord, hast thou made me know thy ways
Author: John Fawcett
Meter: 8.6.8.6

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Instances (1 - 26 of 26)

A Baptist Hymn Book, Designed Especially for the Regular Baptist Church and All Lovers of Truth #d464

A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #d188

A Selection of Hymns, from Various Authors: adapted to Public Worship and Social Prayer Meetings #d227

Church Hymn Book . 3rd ed. #d304

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Church Hymn Book; consisting of hymns and psalms, original and selected. adapted to public worship and many other occasions. 2nd ed. #183

Hymns for the Use of the Society of United Christian Friends Professing the Faith of Universal Salvation #d244

The Baptist Harmony #d214

The Baptist Harmony #d215

The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d332

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #194

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The Canadian Baptist Hymn Book #136

The Christian Hymn Book #d371

The Christian Hymn Book. 7th ed. #d376

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #823

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