683. Lord of All Hopefulness

Text Information
First Line: Lord of all hopefulness, Lord of all joy
Title: Lord of All Hopefulness
Author: Jan Struther (1931)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: 10.11.11.12
Scripture: Psalm 4:8; Psalm 25:5; Psalm 55:16-17; Psalm 71:5; Matthew 6:25-34; Matthew 11:28; Matthew 19:14; Mark 10:14-16; Luke 18:16; Galatians 5:22; 2 Peter 1:7; 2 Peter 1:17
Topic: Celebrating Time; Christian Life; Discipleship (4 more...)
Language: English
Copyright: © 1931 Oxford University Press
Tune Information
Name: COURTNEY
Composer: David Schwoebel (2008)
Meter: 10.11.11.12
Key: D Major
Copyright: © 2008 Celebrating Grace, Inc.
Notes: (alternate tune: SLANE)


Text Information:

When first published in 1931, this “All-Day Hymn” (as it was titled) seemed very daring for not using traditional archaic pronouns to address Christ. Current pronouns no longer disturb, but the comforting Jesus portrayed here needs to be balanced by his call to discipleship.


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