Guide us, Savior

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God has said, “Forever blessed
Those who seek me in their youth.
They shall find the path of wisdom,
And the narrow way of truth.”
Guide us, Savior,
Guide us, Savior,
In the narrow way of truth,
Guide us, Savior,
Guide us, Savior,
In the narrow way of truth.

Be our strength, for we are weakness;
Be our wisdom and our guide;
May we walk in love and meekness,
Nearer to our Savior’s side.
Naught can harm us,
Naught can harm us,
While with thee we thus abide.

And when death at last o’ertakes us,
And we sink beneath his might,
May that blessed morn awake us,
Safe in yonder realms of light;
There forever,
There forever,
Chant thy praise with angels bright.

Source: Songs for Worship: in the Sunday-school, social-meeting, and family #74a

Author: Mrs. Bishop Thompson

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Text Information

First Line: God has said--"For ever blessed"
Title: Guide us, Savior
Author: Mrs. Bishop Thompson

Tune

VESPER HYMN (Bortnianski or Stevenson)

VESPER HYMN appeared in John A. Stevenson's Selection of Popular National Airs (1818) as a setting for Thomas Moore's "Hark! The Vesper Hymn Is Stealing." A footnote in that hymnal explained that Stevenson had added what is-now the first line of the retrain to a "Russian Air." Some later hymnals att…

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A Book of Hymns and Tunes: for the Sunday-School, the Congregation and Home: 2nd ed. #86Page Scan
A Collection of Spiritual Hymns: adapted to the Various Kinds of Christian Worship, and especially designed for the use of the Brethren in Christ. 2nd ed. #636Page Scan
A Companion to the Canadian Sunday School Harp: being a selection of hymns set to music, for Sunday schools and the social circle #127Page Scan
A New Service and Tune Book for Sunday Schools. New ed. #d35
Angelic Songs #d62
Bradbury's Sabbath School Melodies, and Family Choir: a complete collection of hymns and music for all Sabbath school occasions #121Page Scan
Chapel Treasures (Christ Chapel Sabbath-School, Lebanon, PA) #75Page Scan
Christ in Song #d159
Christ in Song: for all religious services nearly one thousand best gospel hymns, new and old with responsive scripture readings (Rev. and Enl.) #730Page Scan
Fresh Leaves for the use of Sabbath Schools #4aPage Scan
Glad Tidings: a collection of new hymns and music, designed for sabbath schools, anniversary meetings, home circles, &c. #80aPage Scan
Hallowed Songs: a collection of the most popular hymns and tunes, both old, and new, designed for prayer and social meetings, revivals, family worship, and Sabbath schools #271Page Scan
Hallowed Songs: for prayer and social meetings, containing hymns and tunes, carefully selected from all sources, both old and new, and are of the most spiritual..(Newly Revised) #124Page Scan
Hymn Book of the United Evangelical Church #426Page Scan
Hymn, Tune, and Service Book for Sunday Schools #181Page Scan
Hymnal for Sunday School and Social Worship #d58
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #873Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #873Page Scan
Hymns and Tunes for Home Worship #d61
Hymns and Tunes for the Sunday School, the Congregation and the Home #d52
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #225Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #14Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #225Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #S14Page Scan
Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d325
Hymns of Victory, Parts 1 and 2 #d70
Joyful Greeting: for the Sabbath-school #75Page Scan
Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d223
Methodist Hymn-Book #835Page Scan
Musical Leaves for Sabbath Schools #d30
New Service and Tune Book for Sunday School #d35
Palm Leaves: a collection of Sunday school tunes and carols for the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church #52Page Scan
Precious Hymns #110Page Scan
Songs for Worship: in the Sunday-school, social-meeting, and family #74aTextPage Scan
Sowing and Reaping #d37
Spirit and Life No. 2: a collection of new songs for the Sunday school, young people's societies, gospel and devotional meetings, etc., etc. #18Page Scan
Sunday School Service and Hymn Book arranged by the Sunday School Committee #d41
Sunday-School Hymns #128Page Scan
The Canadian Hymnal #d89
The Canadian Hymnal #d106
The Canadian Hymnal #d105
The Canadian Sunday School Harp #d42
The Centenary Singer: a collection of hymns and tunes popular during the last one hundred years #358Page Scan
The Children's Church #d46
The Church Hymn Book #d289
The Dominion Hymnal #d74
The Gem #d39
The Golden Harp #d85
The New Canadian Hymnal: a collection of hymns and music for Sunday schools, young people's societies, prayer & praise meetings, family circles #409Page Scan
The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #774Page Scan
The Singing Pilgrim #d57
The Sunday School Liturgy #d21
Youthful Voices #d70



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