Still water

The Lord is my Shepherd, He makes me repose

Author: William Knox
Tune: STILL WATER
Published in 50 hymnals

Author: William Knox

Born: August 17, 1789, Firth, Lilliesleaf, Roxburgh, Scotland. Died: November 12, 1825, Edinburgh, Scotland. Buried: New Calton Burial Ground, Edinburgh, Scotland. Knox, William, born at Firth, Lilliesleaf, Roxburgh, Aug. 17, 1789, and educated at the parish school, and the grammar school at Musselburgh. For some time he was engaged in farming at Wrae, near Langholm, Dumfriesshire; but not succeeding to his satisfaction, he left Wrae in 1817, and finally settled in Edinburgh in 1820, where he subsequently obtained employment as a contributor to the public journals. He died in Edinburgh, Nov. 12, 1825. His poetical works were, (1) The Lonely Hearth, North Shields, 1818 ; (2) Songs of Israel, 1824; (3) The Harp of Zion, 1825; and (4) the… Go to person page >

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First Line: The Lord is my Shepherd, He makes me repose
Title: Still water
Author: William Knox

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The Lord is my Shepherd, He makes me repose. W. Knox. [Psalm xxiii.] Appeared in his Songs of Israel, &c, 1824, and again in his posthumous Poems, 1847, p. 107, in 4 stanzas of 4 lines. It is in a few modern hymnbooks only, including the Songs for the Sanctuary, N. Y., 1865. -- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)

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Happy Voices #d182

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Hymnal for Christian Science Church and Sunday School Services #72

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Hymns for Christian Melody #133

Hymns for Social Worship. 6th ed. #d226

Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d1043

Maynard's Selected Sabbath School Hymns. 4th ed. #d189

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Methodist Social Hymn Book #122

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Mission Songs: a collection of hymns and music, designed for Sabbath schools #[16]

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Oberlin social & sabbath school hymn book #99

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #34

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Revival Hymns #233

Sacred Songs for Church and Home #d473

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Sacred Songs for Social Worship #109

Songs for the New Life #d617

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1044

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #758

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #758

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #758

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #758

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #758

Songs for the School #d153

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Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #459

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Songs of the Soul: gathered out of many lands and ages #56

The Carol #d106

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The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #66

The Hymnist: Heart Hymns and Home Melodies #d104

The Hymns of "Happy Voices" (without music) #d186

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The Manual of Praise for Sabbath and Social Worship #333

The Millennial Harp #d414

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The Minstrel of Zion: a book of religious songs, accompanied with appropriate music, chiefly original #167

The Plymouth Hymnal #d506

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The Praise Hymnary: a collection of sacred song #188

The School Hymn and Tune Book #d175

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #780

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The Social and Sabbath School Hymn-Book. (5th ed.) #99

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The Social Psalmist: a new selection of hymns for conference meetings and family worship #160

The South Western Psalmist #d374

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