Yes! prayer is strong, and God is good;
Man is not made for endless ill;
The offending soul, in darkest mood,
Hath yet a hope, a refuge still.
Thou, God, wilt hear; these pangs are meant
To heal the spirit, not destroy;
And even remorse, for chastening sent,
When Thou commandest, works for joy.
|Instances (1 - 5 of 5)||Title||First Line||Tune||Tune Key||Author||Meter||Scripture||Date||Subject||Source|
|A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #206||The Strength of the Erring||Yes! prayer is strong, and God is good||L. M.||1866|
|A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. (10th ed.) #206||Yes! prayer is strong, and God is good||1848||Flint's Coll.|
|A Collection of Hymns, for the Christian Church and Home #221||Yes! prayer is strong, and God is good||Sterling||1843|
|Hymns of the Spirit #446||Yes, prayer is strong, and God is good||1864|
|The Psalms of Life: A Compilation of Psalms, Hymns, Chants, Anthems, &c. Embodying the Spiritual, Progressive and Reformatory Sentiment of the Present Age #377||Yes! prayer is strong, and God is good||T. W. Higginson||1857|