O Christ, the way, the truth, the life, Show me the living way

O Christ, the way, the truth, the life, Show me the living way

Author: George L. Squier
Tune: BEATITUDO
Published in 26 hymnals

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1. O Christ, the way, the truth, the life,
Show me the living way,
That in the tumult and the strife,
I may not go astray.

2. Teach me Thy truth, O Christ, my light,
The truth that makes me free
That in the darkness and the night,
My trust shall be in Thee.

3. The life that Thou alone canst give,
Impart in love to me,
That I may in Thy presence live,
And ever be like Thee.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #4764

Author: George L. Squier

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First Line: O Christ, the way, the truth, the life, Show me the living way
Author: George L. Squier

Tune

BEATITUDO

Composed by John B. Dykes (PHH 147), BEATITUDO was published in the revised edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern (1875), where it was set to Isaac Watts' "How Bright Those Glorious Spirits Shine." Originally a word coined by Cicero, BEATITUDO means "the condition of blessedness." Like many of Dykes's…

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