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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

My Savior Is Praying for Me

When I walk through the valley of shadow and gloom

Author: E. S. Lorenz
Tune: [When I walk thro' the valley of shadow and gloom]
Published in 8 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 When I walk thro’ the valley of shadow and gloom,
When my soul is depressed, and to doubting gives room,
Still a promise I have that my path doth illume,—
My Savior is praying for me!

Refrain:
My Savior is praying for me!
My Savior is praying for me!
I will doubt not, nor fear, this my infinite cheer:
My Savior is praying for me!

2 Tho’ temptations are many, tho’ enemies rail,
Tho’ my sins rise in judgment and courage would fail,
An assurance I have that o’er all I’ll prevail,—
My Savior is praying for me! [Refrain]

3 I am sure that my Savior knows well all my needs,
That he urges my claims, my necessity pleads;
Shall the Father not hear when his Son intercedes?—
My Savior is praying for me! [Refrain]

4 Then rejoicing I’ll go, tho’ the way may seem long,
With my heart filled with love and my lips thrilled with song;
Tho’ all else may forsake me, in this I am strong,—
My Savior is praying for me! [Refrain]

Source: Songs of Revival Power #8

Author: E. S. Lorenz

Pseudonymns: John D. Cresswell, L. S. Edwards, E. D. Mund,… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: When I walk through the valley of shadow and gloom
Title: My Savior Is Praying for Me
Author: E. S. Lorenz
Language: English
Refrain First Line: My Savior is praying for me

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Instances (1 - 8 of 8)

Heils-Lieder, eine Sammlung Geistlicher Lieder fuer Sonntagsschulen, Jugendvereine [Mit Anhang] #d44

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Hymns that Help #2

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Songs of Revival Power #8

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The Finest of the Wheat No. 3 #16

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The Gospel Hymn Book #168

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The Young People's Hymnal No. 3 #73

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With Heart and Voice #29

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Zion's Praises (1st ed.) #60

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