O sabbath rest of GalileeAuthor: John Greenleaf Whittier (1872)
Tune: SERENITY (Ives)
Published in 3 hymnals
Audio files: Recording
O sabbath rest of Galilee!
O calm of hills above,
where Jesus knelt to share with thee
the silence of eternity interpreted by love.
Drop thy still dews of quietness till all our striving cease;
take from our ouls the strain and stress,
and let our ordered lives confess the beauty of thy peace.
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|The United Methodist Hymnal #499||Serenity||O sabbath rest of Galilee||SERENITY||John Greenleaf Whittier||86.886||1989||Sanctifiying and Perfecting Grace | Prayer, Trust, Hope; Calmness and Serenity | ; Hope | ; Service Music | Invitation to Prayer|