They who on the Lord rely

They who on the Lord rely

Author: Harriet Auber
Published in 61 hymnals

Representative Text

They, who on the Lord rely,
Safely dwell, though danger’s nigh;
Lo, His sheltering wings are spread
O’er each faithful servant’s head.

Vain temptation’s wily snare;
They shall be the Father’s care;
Harmless flies the shaft by day,
Or in darkness wings its way.

When they wake, or when they sleep,
Angel guards their vigils keep;
Death and danger may be near
Faith and love can never fear.



Source: A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #248

Author: Harriet Auber

Auber, Harriet, daughter of Mr. James Auber, b. in London, Oct. 4, 1773. During the greater part of her quiet and secluded life she resided at Broxbourne and Hoddesdon, Herts, and died at the latter place on the 20th Jan., 1862. Miss Auber wrote devotional and other poetry, but only a portion of the former was published in her Spirit of the Psalms, in 1829. This collection is mainly her work, and from it some useful versions of the Psalms have been taken and included in modern hymn-books, about 20 appearing in Spurgeon's Our Own Hymn Book, 1866. Miss Auber's name is widely known, but it is principally through her exquisite lyric, "Our blest Redeemer, ere He breathed," and the Epiphany hymn, "Bright was the guiding star that led." (For criti… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: They who on the Lord rely
Author: Harriet Auber
Source: Spirit of the Psalms
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #248

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A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. (10th ed.) #248

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #50

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #50

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #50

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #50

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #50

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #50

Grammar School Hymn Book #d265

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #51

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Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #65

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Hymn Book for Christian Worship #104

Hymns and Tunes for Vestry and Conference Meetings #d88

Hymns and Tunes for Vestry and Conferences. 2nd ed. #d80

Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d428

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Hymns for Public Worship #384

Hymns for Schools and Families #d151

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Hymns for Schools and Families #85

Hymns for Social Worship and Private Devotion #d154

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Hymns for the Christian Church, for the Use of the First Church of Christ in Boston #381

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #179

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #179

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Hymns of the Church Universal #372

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Hymns of the Spirit #495

Melodies and Hymns for Divine Service in Appleton Chapel #d57

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Pilgrim Songs for the Sunday School #114

School and College Hymnal #d156

Schools Lyrics #d215

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #827

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The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #826

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The Book of Worship: prepared for the use of the New Church, by order of the general convention (New York ed.) #70

The Boston One-Line Psalmist: embracing Day and Beal's New Musical Notation #d171

The Christian Psalmist #d674

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The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #694

The Gospel Hymnal #d621

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The Gospel Psalmist #503

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The Harp #102

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The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #622

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The School Hymn-Book: for normal, high, and grammar schools #155

The School Psalter #d288

The Southern Psalmist #d824

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d868

The Vestry Hymn Book #d464

Universalist Hymn Book #d537

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