This day in Jesus' name we meet

This day in Jesus' name we meet

Author: F. R. Daries
Tune: RUHETAG
Published in 2 hymnals

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1. This day in Jesus’ name we meet,
Our Lord, Redeemer, King;
This day around Thy mercy seat
We all Thy praises sing;
Thou gavest us this day of rest,
Of holiness divine;
Lend comfort to each troubled breast,
And make us ever Thine.

2. Oppressed with earthly toil and pains
The weary week did close;
Yet God’s own day of peace remains
When spirits seek repose.
Let Sunday’s sweet refreshing dew
All withering cares dispel;
Let Sabbath joys our strength renew,
Help us Thy goodness tell.

3. Be with us, as Thy servant asks,
Thy mercies to prolong;
Grant that by prayer we know our tasks,
Let incense rise with song.
O may this be a day of light
To nations far and near;
Let all men see Thy visage bright,
Thy loving message hear.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #6518

Author: F. R. Daries

Born: Ju­ly 27, 1894, Bur­ling­ton, Io­wa. Grandson and son of a min­is­ter, Dar­ies was ed­u­cat­ed at Elm­hurst Col­lege, Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois; Eden The­o­lo­gi­cal Sem­in­a­ry; and But­ler Un­i­ver­si­ty. Af­ter ord­in­a­tion, he served at the West Lou­is­ville Evan­gel­i­cal and Re­formed Church, Lou­is­ville, Ken­tucky. He lat­er served as pas­tor of Zi­on Evan­gel­i­cal and Re­formed Church, In­di­an­a­po­lis, In­di­a­na, for al­most three de­cades. His works in­clude: With God and Friends Each Day --www.hymntime.com/tch/  Go to person page >

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Author: F. R. Daries

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