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Lord! through the dubious path of life

Lord! through the dubious path of life

Author: John Needham
Published in 30 hymnals

Full Text

1 Lord, through the dubious paths of life,
Thy feeble servant guide;
Supported by thy powerful arm,
My footsteps shall not slide.

2 The thee, O my unerring guide!
I would myself resign;
In all my ways acknowledge thee,
And form my will by thine.

3 Thus shall each blessing of thine hand
Be doubly sweet to me;
And in new griefs I still shall have
A refuge, Lord, in thee.

4 Lord, by thy counsel whilst I love,
Guide thou my wand'ring feet;
And when my course on earth is run,
conduct me to thy seat.

Source: A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Publick Worship #LXXXI

Author: John Needham

Needham, John, was the son of John Needham, Baptist Minister, of Hitchin, Herts, but the date of his birth is unknown. He would doubtless be educated by his father, who was a tutor and in repute as a learned man. In 1750 Needham became co-pastor with John Beddome at the Baptist meetinghouse in the Pithay, Bristol; but, two years later, Beddome having retired through age, a violent controversy arose in the Church with regard to a continuance of the plan of co-pastorship. As the result, Needham and a number of his friends removed to a Baptist meetinghouse in Callowhill Street, where a Mr. Foot was pastor. For a time the two societies used the same builing at different hours, but in 1755 they were united, with Mr. Needham and Mr. Foot as co-pa… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lord! through the dubious path of life
Author: John Needham
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

Instances (1 - 30 of 30)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns, for the Christian Church and Home #103Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Publick Worship #LXXXITextPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Publick Worship #LXXXIPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #247Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #247Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (2nd ed. Enl. and Imp.) #253Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (6th ed.) #262Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms, for Social and Private Worship. (11th ed.) #262Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms: for social and private worship (3rd ed. corr.) #253Page Scan
Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d632
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #H574Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #574Page Scan
Hymns for Social and Private Worship, Altered to a Devotional Form #d83
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #574Page Scan
Melodies of the Church: a collection of psalms and hymns adapted to publick and social worship, seasons of revival, monthly concerts of prayer, and various similar occasions... #d600
Psalms and Hymns: adapted to social, private and public worship in the Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch #609Page Scan
Selection from Tate and Brady's Version of the Psalms; with Hymns by Various Authors, for the Church in Brattle-Square #d164
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #522Page Scan
The Advent Harp; designed for believers in the speedy coming of Christ #31aPage Scan
The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #538Page Scan
The Christian Hymn Book #d389
The Christian Hymn Book. 7th ed. #d394
The Christian Lyre #d238
The Christian Psalmist: being a collection of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs compiled from the most approved authors, and designed as a standard hymn book for public and social worship #267Page Scan
The Christian Psalter #d313
The Gospel Psalmist #491Page Scan
The Harp #616Page Scan
The Jubilee Harp: a choice selection of psalmody, ancient and modern, designed for use in public and social worship #163Page Scan
The Psalmist: a new collection of hymns for the use of Baptist churches; with a supplement #657Page Scan
The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #657Page Scan



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