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Not Haughty Is My Heart

Not haughty is my heart

Published in 7 hymnals

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1 Not haughty is my heart,
Not lofty is my pride;
I do not seek to know the things
God's wisdom has denied.

2 With childlike trust, O Lord,
In you I calmly rest,
Contented as a little child
Upon its mother's breast.

3 Ye people of the Lord,
In him alone confide;
From this time forth and evermore
His wisdom be your guide.

Trinity Hymnal, 1990

Text Information

First Line: Not haughty is my heart
Title: Not Haughty Is My Heart
Language: English



[Not haughty is my heart]


Robert Jackson (b, Oldham, Lancashire, England, 1842; d. Oldham, 1914) originally, composed TRENTHAM as a setting for Henry W. Baker's "O Perfect Life of Love" (380). Named for a village in Staffordshire, England, close to the town in which Jackson was born, the tune was published with the Baker tex…

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The Cyber Hymnal #4538
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