42. Only on God do thou, my soul

1 Only on God do thou, my soul,
still patiently attend;
my expectation and my hope
on him alone depend.

2 He only my salvation is,
and my strong rock is he;
he only is my sure defence:
I shall not movèd be.

3 In God my glory placèd is,
and my salvation sure;
in God the rock is of my strength,
my refuge most secure.

4 Ye people, place your confidence
in him continually;
before him pour ye out your heart;
God is our refuge high.

Text Information
First Line: Only on God do thou, my soul
Meter: CM
Language: English
Publication Date: 2008
Scripture: ; ;
Topic: God: Protection of; Trust
Source: The Scottish Psalter, 1929; Verse 1, Church Hymnary, 3rd edition, 1973
Tune Information
Name: HOWARD (DUBLIN)
Composer (attributed to): John Andrew Stevenson (1762-1833)
Meter: CM
Key: G Major
Source: John Wilson's A Selection of Psalm Tunes, Edinburgh, 1825 as in The Scottish Psalter, 1929



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