Whate'er my God ordains is right, His will is ever just

Whate'er my God ordains is right, His will is ever just

Tune: RODIGAST
Published in 8 hymnals

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"My meditation of him shall be sweety
A^rHATE'ER my God ordains is right;
His will is ever just ; [P. M. Howe'er he orders now my cause Howe'er he orders now my cause,
I will be still and trust.
He is my God;
Though dark my road,
He holds me that I shall not fall,
Wherefore to him I leave it all.
2 Whate'er my God ordains is right;
He never will deceive;
He leads me by the proper path,
And so to him I cleave,
And take content
What he hath sent;
His hand can turn my griefs away.
And jjatiently I wait his day.

3 Whate'er my God ordains is right;
Though I the cup must drink
That bitter seems to my faint heart,
I will not fear nor shrink;
Tears pass away
With dawn of day;
Sweet comfort yet shall fill my heart,
And pain and sorrow all depart.

4 Whate'er my God ordains is right;
My Light, my Life is he,
Who cannot will me aught but good;
I trust him utterly;
For well I know,
In joy or woe,
We soon shall see, as sunlight clear,
How faithful was our Guardian here.

5 Whate'er my God ordains is right;
Here will I take my stand.
Though sorrow, need, or death make earth
For me a desert land.
My Father's care
Is round me there.
He holds me that I shall not fall;
And so to him I leave it all.

Source: Hymnal: according to the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America (Rev. ed.) #257

Text Information

First Line: Whate'er my God ordains is right, His will is ever just
Language: English
Publication Date: 1872
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymnal and Canticles of the Protestant Episcopal Church with Music (Gilbert & Goodrich) #257Page Scan
Hymnal: according to the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America (Rev. ed.) #257TextPage Scan
Hymnal: according to the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America : Revised edition (1874) #257Page Scan
Hymns for the Church on Earth: being three hundred and sixty-six hymns and spiritual songs. (For the most part of modern date.) (New Ed.) #242Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages: being selections from Wither, Cranshaw, Southwell, Habington, and other sources (2nd series) #102Page Scan
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #935Page Scan
The Christian Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship #677Page Scan
The Hymnal: with tunes old and new #257Page Scan
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