The Lord shall be unto thee an everlasting light.@Isaiah 60:19
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Horatius Bonar (1808-1889)

Horatius Bonar, 1858.

Dominica Herbert S. Oakeley, 1874 (🔊 pdf nwc).

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Herbert S. Oakeley (1830-1903)

O everlasting light,
Giver of dawn and day,
Dispeller of the ancient night
In which creation lay;

O everlasting light,
Shine graciously within;
Brightest of all on earth that’s bright,
Come, shine away my sin.

O everlasting truth,
Truest of all that’s true,
Sure guide of erring age and youth,
Lead me, and teach me, too.

O everlasting strength,
Uphold me in the way;
Bring me, in spite of foes, at length
To joy and light and day.

O everlasting love,
Wellspring of grace and peace,
Pour down Thy fullness from above,
Bid doubt and trouble cease.

O everlasting rest,
Lift off life’s load of care;
Relieve, revive this burdened breast,
And every sorrow bear.

Thou art in Heav’n our all,
Our all on earth art Thou;
Upon Thy glorious name we call,
Lord Jesus, bless us now.