Keep me every day

Full Text

1 Lord, I want to live for Thee,
Ev’ry day and hour;
Let Thy spirit be with me,
In its saving pow’r!

Refrain:
Keep my heart, and keep my hand,
Keep my soul, I pray!
Keep my tongue to speak thy praise,
Keep me all the way!

2 In my weakness be my strength;
In my trials all,
Be Thou near me all the day,
Hear my ev’ry call! [Refrain]

3 Leave me not to walk alone,
Lest I faint and die;
Let Thy spirit go with me,
And attend my cry! [Refrain]

Source: African American Heritage Hymnal #433

Author: Franklin L. Eiland

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Text Information

First Line: Lord, I want to live for thee
Title: Keep me every day
Author: Franklin L. Eiland
Refrain First Line: Keep my heart and keep my hand

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
African American Heritage Hymnal #433TextPage Scan
Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #515
Lift Every Voice and Sing II: an African American hymnal #173Text
The New National Baptist Hymnal #244
Include 13 pre-1979 instances



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