Lord, be thy word my rule (Henry L. Jenner)

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  • (Posted 2021-02-09)  CPDL #62787:       
Editor: Andrew Sims (submitted 2021-02-09).   Score information: A4, 1 page, 26 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: The hymn with four-part harmony and underlaid words in the version published in Hymns Ancient & Modern New Standard to the alternative tune Quam Dilecta
  • (Posted 2021-02-09)  CPDL #62786:       
Editor: Andrew Sims (submitted 2021-02-09).   Score information: A4, 1 page, 69 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: The hymn in the version published in Hymns Ancient & Modern New Standard, melody with words, to the alternative tune Quam Dilecta

General Information

Title: Lord, be thy word my rule
Composer: Henry L. Jenner
Tune: Quam Dilecta
Lyricist: Christopher Wordsworth

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredHymn   Meter: 66. 66

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella or keyboard

First published:
  2nd published: 1983 in Hymns Ancient and Modern, New Standard, no. 232
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Original text and translations

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Lord, be thy word my rule,
in it may I rejoice;
thy glory be my aim,
thy holy will my choice;

thy promises my hope,
thy providence my guard,
thine arm my strong support,
thyself my great reward.