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Whate'er betide, God is my guide

Whate'er betide, God is my guide

Author: George Ratcliffe Woodward
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: George Ratcliffe Woodward

Woodward, George Ratcliffe, M.A. of G. & C. College, Cambridge; B.A. in honours 1872, M.A. 1875. Has held several curacies and two benefices, and is now (1907) Curate of St. Mark's, Marylebone Road, London. He has translated a number of hymns from the German and Latin, which are included in his Songs of Syon, 1904. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Whate'er betide, God is my guide
Author: George Ratcliffe Woodward
Refrain First Line: While I have breath, Lord

Notes

Ich glaub an Gott in aller Noth [Trust in God.] In Bäumker, iii., No. 181, this is cited as in the Duderstadt Gesang-Buch (R. C), 1724. It is in many later books, e.g., the Heil-und Hülfs-Mitte l, Brix, 1767, p. 13, Hommel’s Geist Volkslieder, 1864, No. 153, H. Bone's Cantate, ed. 1879, No. 323, &c. Translated as:— Whate'er betide, God is my guide, by G. R. Woodward, in his Songs of Syon, 1904, No. 150. [Rev. James Mearns, M.A.] --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)
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