The Lord is just in his ways all

The Lord is just in his ways all

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Representative Text

17 The Lord is just in his ways all,
and holy in his works each one.
18 He’s near to all that on him call,
who call in truth on him alone.

19 The Lord will the desire fulfil
of such as truly do him fear:
in time of need them save he will,
for hi their earnest cry will hear.
20 The Lord keeps all in faithfulness,
that bear to him a loving heart:
but workers all of wickedness
destroy will he, and quite subvert.

21 My mouth the praises of the Lord
shall therefore constantly proclaim:
let all flesh with one accord
for ever bless his holy name.

Source: The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #P145j

Text Information

First Line: The Lord is just in his ways all
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

MELCOMBE (Webbe)

Also known as: ST. PHILIPS BENEDICTION GRANTON NAZARETH MELCOMBE was first used as an anonymous chant tune (with figured bass) in the Roman Catholic Mass and was published in 1782 in An Essay on the Church Plain Chant. It was first ascribed to Samuel Webbe (the elder; b. London, England, 1740; d. Lo…

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WARRINGTON

WARRINGTON was composed by Ralph Harrison (b. Chinley, Derbyshire, England, 1748; d. Manchester, Lancashire, England, 1810) and published in his collection of psalm tunes, Sacred Harmony (1784). The tune's rising inflections help to accent words such as erotic (probably the only time this word has b…

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The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #P145j

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The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #P145k

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