Lord, Where Thou Wilt

Lord, where thou wilt, it matters not to me

Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Tune: [Lord, where Thou wilt—it matters not to me] (Lowry)
Published in 6 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Lord, where Thou wilt—it matters not to me,
If Thou art near, and I can cling to Thee;
For I am weak, so weak, I am afraid
To take one step without Thy kindly aid.

Lead Thou my way, my fainting heart sustain;
Lead Thou my way, and make my duty plain;
Lead Thou my way, then shall I fear no ill,
If Thou, my “Rod and Staff,” art with me still.

2 Lord, where Thou wilt—it matters not to me,
Tho’ skies may frown, and dark my path may be;
I am content, since Thou, my Life, my Light,
Canst pierce the veil that hangs o’er darkest night. [Refrain]

3 Lord, where Thou wilt—it matters not to me,
If faith’s clear eye the polar star may see;
If I can read my title to a home
Where sin and death and night can never come. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of the Kingdom: prepared for the use of young people's societies and adapter for prayer meetings, Sunday schools and the home #23

Author: Fanny J. Crosby

Pseudonymns: A.V., Mrs. A. E. Andrews, Mrs. E. A. Andrews, Mrs. E. L. Andrews, James L. Black, Henrietta E. Blair, Charles Bruce, Robert Bruce, Leah Carlton, Eleanor Craddock, Lyman G. Cuyler, D.H.W., Ella Dare, Ellen Dare, Mrs. Ellen Douglass, Lizzie Edwards. Miss Grace Elliot, Grace J. Frances, Victoria Frances, Jennie Garnett, Frank Gould, H. D. K., Frances Hope, Annie L. James, Martha J. Lankton [Langton], Grace Lindsey, Maud Marion, Sallie Martin, Wilson Meade, Alice Monteith, Martha C. Oliver, Mrs. N. D. Plume, Kate Smiley, Sallie Smith, J. L. Sterling, John Sterling, Julia Sterling, Anna C. Storey, Victoria Stuart, Ida Scott Taylor, Mary R. Tilden, Mrs. J. B. Thresher, Hope Tryaway, Grace Tureman, Carrie M. Wilson, W.H.D. Frances… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Lord, where thou wilt, it matters not to me
Title: Lord, Where Thou Wilt
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Lead Thou my way, my fainting heart sustain
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Immanuel Hymnal #d270

Our Glad Hosanna #d169

Sing Aloud #21

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Songs of the Kingdom #23

The Coronation Hymnal #d211

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The Endeavor Hymnal #102

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