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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

The Lord Will Go Before You

The Lord hath said that He will guide

Author: Lizzie Akers
Tune: [The Lord hath said that He will guide]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 The Lord hath said that He will guide
And ever walk close by our side;
But better still for falt’ring feet,
This promise comes so clear and sweet.

Refrain:
The Lord will go before you,
The Lord will go before you,
The Lord will go before you,
His promises are sure.

2 We need not shrink nor fearful be,
Tho’ all the way we cannot see,
For just ahead, where’er we are,
There shines this blessed guiding Star. [Refrain]

3 So step by step, come weal or woe,
We’re safe because He loves us so;
And in our weary waiting time
The promise rings with sweetest chime. [Refrain]

4 ‘Tis ours to follow, brave and true,
Until the river’s brink we view,
And then with rapture we’ll behold
This promise-bridge of heaven’s gold. [Refrain]

Source: Praise and Promise: for use in Sunday-schools, prayer meetings, revivals, young people's meetings and on special occasions #29

Author: Lizzie Akers

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First Line: The Lord hath said that He will guide
Title: The Lord Will Go Before You
Author: Lizzie Akers
Refrain First Line: The Lord will go before you
Copyright: Public Domain

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Praise and Promise #29

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