Scripture Verse

The darkness hideth not from Thee; but the night shineth as the day. Psalm 139:12


Words: An­on­y­mous.

Music: Ves­per (Ack­field) W. Ack­field (🔊 pdf nwc).

If you know when the words or mu­sic were writ­ten, the au­thor or com­pos­er’s full name, or where to get good pic­tures of them (head-and-shoul­ders, at least 200×300 pix­els), would you ?


With Thy benediction falling on our ear,
Pray we now, Most Holy, be Thou ever near;
Near us ’mid the shadows of the coming night;
Near us when the morning breaks in golden light.