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Thy God reigneth

Trembling soul, beset by fears

Author: Fred S. Shepherd
Tune: [Trembling soul, beset by fears]
Published in 26 hymnals

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1 Trembling soul, beset by fears,
"Thy God reigneth!"
Look above and dry thy tears:
"Thy God reigneth!"
Though thy foes with pow'r assail,
naught against thee shall prevail;
trust in him - he'll never fail:
"Thy God reigneth, thy God reigneth!"

2 Sinful soul, thy debt is paid;
"Thy God reigneth!"
On the Lord thy sins were laid;
"Thy God reigneth!"
On the cross of Calvary,
Jesus shed his blood for thee,
from all sin to set thee free:
"Thy God reigneth, thy God reigneth!"

3 Seeking soul, to Jesus turn;
"Thy God reigneth!"
None that seek him will he spurn;
"Thy God reigneth!"
Wand'ring sheep the Shepherd seeks,
and when found he ever keeps,
for "he slumbers not nor sleeps":
"Thy God reigneth, thy God reigneth!"

4 Join, ye saints, the truth proclaim,
"Thy God reigneth!"
Shout it forth with glad acclaim,
"Thy God reigneth!"
Zion, wake! the morn is nigh,
see it break from yonder sky;
loud and clear the watchmen cry:
"Thy God reigneth, thy God reigneth!"

5 Church of Christ, awake, awake!
"Thy God reigneth!"
Forward, then, fresh courage take:
"Thy God reigneth!"
Soon, descending from his throne,
he shall claim thee for his own;
sin shall then be overthrown:
"Thy God reigneth, thy God reigneth!"


Source: Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #69

Author: Fred S. Shepherd

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Text Information

First Line: Trembling soul, beset by fears
Title: Thy God reigneth
Author: Fred S. Shepherd
Meter: 7.4.7.4.7.7.7
Language: English

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #6724
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Instances

Instances (1 - 26 of 26)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Alexander's Gospel Songs No. 2 #20Page Scan
Alexander's Hymns No. 2: Songs of Evangelism (Canadian Ed.) #146
Alexander's Hymns No. 3 #199Page Scan
Alexander's Male Choir #8Page Scan
Alexander's New Revival Hymnal: as used at the Torrey-Alexander meetings #78Page Scan
Chautauqua Hymns & Songs #d81
Christian Endeavor Edition of Sacred Songs No. 1 #107Page Scan
Clayton's Collection of Choir Melodies No. 2: a choice group of songs of the gospel choir #52
Hymns of the Christian Life #d440
Hymns, Psalms and Gospel Songs with Responsive Readings #d408
Hymns, Psalms and Gospel Songs: with responsive readings #426Page Scan
Ideal Sunday School Hymns #65Page Scan
Immanuel's Praise #d198
Life Songs No. 2 #d291
Montreat Hymns: psalms and gospel songs with responsive scripture readings #426Page Scan
Sacred Songs No. 1: compiled and arranged for use in gospel meetings, Sunday schools, prayer meetings and other religious services #107Page Scan
Small Church Music #3669Audio
Songs of the Assembly: number one #21Page Scan
The Cyber Hymnal #6724TextScoreAudio
The Gospel Choir No. 2 #d110
The Gospel Hymn Book: a collection of new and standard hymns for Sunday Schools, Young People's Societies, Gospel and Social Meetings #146Page Scan
The Greatest Hymns #d358
The Service Hymnal, compiled for the General Use in All Religious Services ... #d423
Trinity Hymnal #670TextPage Scan
Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #69TextPage Scan
Worship and Praise #d254
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