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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 >

Text Information

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

Notes

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)

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 50 of 50)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Book of Praise for the Sunday School: with hymns and tunes appropriate for the prayer meeting and the home circle #52aPage Scan
Church Melodies: collection of psalms and hymns, with appropriate music. For the use of congregations. #208Page Scan
Dyer's Psalmist: A Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs for the use of Baptist Churches (Rev. & Corrd. ed.) #251Page Scan
Happy Voices #d182
Hymnal for Christian Science Church and Sunday School Services #72Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Melody #133Page Scan
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
Methodist Social Hymn Book #122Page Scan
Mission Songs: a collection of hymns and music, designed for Sabbath schools #[16]Page Scan
Oberlin social & sabbath school hymn book #99Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #731Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: a manual of worship for the church of Christ #34Page Scan
Revival Hymns #233Page Scan
Sacred Songs for Church and Home #d473
Sacred Songs for Social Worship #109Page Scan
Songs for the New Life #d617
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1044
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #758Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #758Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #758Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #758Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #758Page Scan
Songs for the School #d153
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #459Page Scan
Songs of the Soul: gathered out of many lands and ages #56Page Scan
Songs of Zion Enlarged: a manual of the best and most popular hymns and tunes, for social and private devotion #118Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles in seasons of revival, to missionary meetings, to the monthly concert, and to other occasions... (3rd ed.) #150Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles in seasons of rivival, to missionary meetings, to the monthly concert, and to other occasions of special interest #150Page Scan
Spiritual Songs for Social Worship: adapted to the use of families and private circles, to missinary meetings, to monthly concert, and to other occasions of special interest.(Rev. and Enl. Ed.) #150Page Scan
Temple Melodies: a collection of about two hundred popular tunes, adapted to nearly five hundred favorite hymns, selected with special reference to public, social, and private worship #414Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #731Page Scan
The Carol #d106
The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #538Page Scan
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #66Page Scan
The Endeavor Hymnal: for Young People's Societies, Sunday Schools and Church Prayer Meetings #65Page Scan
The Hymnist: Heart Hymns and Home Melodies #d104
The Hymns of "Happy Voices" (without music) #d186
The Manual of Praise for Sabbath and Social Worship #333Page Scan
The Millennial Harp #d414
The Minstrel of Zion: a book of religious songs, accompanied with appropriate music, chiefly original #167Page Scan
The Plymouth Hymnal #d506
The Praise Hymnary: a collection of sacred song #188Page Scan
The School Hymn and Tune Book #d175
The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #780Page Scan
The Social and Sabbath School Hymn-Book. (5th ed.) #99Page Scan
The Social Psalmist: a new selection of hymns for conference meetings and family worship #160Page Scan
The South Western Psalmist #d374
Young Singer's Friend: or, the Lee Avenue collection of hymns and songs, sacred and secular, suitable for Sabbath schools, social circles, children's meetings, concerts, anniversaries, etc. #123Page Scan



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