The Lord Is My Shepherd

The Lord is my Shepherd, no want shall I know (Udall)

Author: Marie A. Udall
Tune: [The Lord is my Shepherd, no want shall I know] (Hawes)
Published in 2 hymnals

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Representative Text

1 The Lord is my Shepherd, no want shall I know,
He makes me to rest where the green pastures grow;
He takes me away from the world and its strife,
And leads me beside the still waters of life.

2 My soul often weary with sin and with care,
He restores and gives strength in answer to pray’r.
In th’path of the righteous my feet he will keep;
The Lord is my Shepherd; he guardeth his sheep.

3 When thro’ the deep valley of death I shall go,
Its shade shall not fright me, no evil I’ll know.
Thou, Shepherd, art with me; thy staff and thy rod
My comfort shall be thro’ this pathway to God.

4 Thou spread’st me a table in presence of foes,
With thy love and rich grace my cup overflows;
With goodness and mercy thou crownest my days,
And fain would I dwell with thee, ever to praise.

Source: Pearls of Praise #96

Author: Marie A. Udall

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Text Information

First Line: The Lord is my Shepherd, no want shall I know (Udall)
Title: The Lord Is My Shepherd
Author: Marie A. Udall
Language: English
Publication Date: 1892
Copyright: Public Domain



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Pearls of Praise #96

The Gospel Invitation #d76

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