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Lead and keep me

Loving Savior, lead thou me

Author: Harriet E. Jones
Tune: [Loving Savior, lead Thou me]
Published in 16 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Loving Saviour, lead Thou me,
Lest I wander far from Thee,
I am safe when in Thy care,
Thou wilt keep from ev’ry snare.

Refrain:
Lead me, lead me,
Saviour, lead me all the way,
This my constant pray’r shall be,
Saviour, lead me home to Thee.

2 Oh, Thou refuge of my soul,
Hold me in divine control;
Whatsoever may betide,
Lead and keep me by Thy side. [Refrain]

3 Saviour, keep me day by day,
All along my pilgrim way;
When my earthly work is done,
Lead me home, O blessed One. [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Faith and Hope #64

Author: Harriet E. Jones

Harriet E. Rice Jones, 1823-1915 Born: Ap­ril 18, 1823, Pom­pey Hol­low, Onon­da­ga Coun­ty, New York. Died: 1915, Bing­ham­ton, New York. Buried: Oran Com­mun­i­ty Church Cem­e­te­ry, Pom­pey, Onon­da­ga Coun­ty, New York. Daughter of El­e­a­zer Rice, Jones lived in Onon­da­ga Coun­ty, New York. Her girl­hood was spent on a farm, re­ceiv­ing what ed­u­ca­tion the count­ry schools and one term at high school could pro­vide. She was al­ways fond of read­ing, and was a great sing­er, with a clear ring­ing voice. On Ju­ly 7, 1844, she mar­ried a son of Rev. Ze­nas Jones; her hus­band died in 1879. Her song writ­ing ca­reer b­egan when her po­e­try came to the at­ten­tion of Dr. M. J. Mun­… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Loving Savior, lead thou me
Title: Lead and keep me
Author: Harriet E. Jones
Refrain First Line: Lead me, lead me, Savior

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 16 of 16)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Choice Hymns No. 1: for use in the church, Sunday-school, young people's societies, etc. etc. #62Page Scan
Christian Hymnal #d291
Devotional Songs #178Page Scan
Enduring Hymns #d129
Gloria in Excelsis #d404
Gloria in Excelsis #d246
Glorious Gospel Hymns #178
Glory Songs #d136
Gospel Bells #d129
Great Gospel Songs #71Page Scan
Sing His Praise: for the church, Sunday school and all religious assemblies #d123
Songs of Faith and Hope #64TextAudioPage Scan
Special Songs: for Sunday schools, revival meetings, etc. #16Page Scan
The New Century Hymnal #d119
The Young People's Hymnal No. 3: adapted to the use of Sunday Schools, Epworth Leagues, prayer meetings and revivals #79Page Scan
Young People's Songs of Praise #118Page Scan
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