Scripture Verse

The Lord blesses His people with peace. Psalm 29:11

Introduction

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Charles C. Converse
(1834–1918)

Words: Ro­bert Hawk­er, Psalms and Hymns for the Sun­day School in the Par­ish Church of Charles, Ply­mouth, 9th ed­i­tion, no date (13th ed­i­tion is­sued in 1807).

Music: Sem­a­rang Charles C. Con­verse, 1906 (🔊 pdf nwc).

If you know where to get a good pic­ture of Hawker (head-and-shoul­ders, at least 200×300 pix­els), would you ?

Lyrics

Lord, dismiss us with Thy blessing;
Bid us now depart in peace;
Still on heav’nly manna feeding,
Let our faith and love increase.

Fill each heart with consolation;
Up to Thee our hearts we raise;
When we reach our blissful station,
Then we’ll give Thee nobler praise.