1 O God of Beth-el, by whose hand
Thy people still are fed;
Who through this weary pilgrimage
Hast all our fathers led,
2 Our vows, our prayers, we now present
Before Thy throne of grace;
God of our fathers, be the God
Of their succeeding race.
3 Through each perplexing path of life
Our wandering footsteps guide;
Give us each day our daily bread,
And raiment fit provide.
4 O spread Thy covering wings around
Till all our wanderings cease,
And at our Father's loved abode
Our souls arrive in peace.
|First Line:||O God of Beth-el, by whose hand|
|Title:||O God of Beth-el|
|Author:||John Logan (1781)|
|Author:||Philip Doddridge (1736)|
|Scripture:||Genesis 9:9; Genesis 28:20-21; Psalm 103:17|
|Topic:||God: Guide; God: Leader; God: Providence(2 more...)|
|Notes:||For alternative arrangement, see Hymn 112.|