Be Still My Soul : Lyrics
Be still, my soul; the Lord is on thy side;
Bear patiently the cross of grief or pain;
Leave to thy God to order and provide;
In every change He faithful will remain.
Be still, my soul; thy best, thy heavenly Friend
Through thorny ways leads to a joyful end.
Be still, my soul; thy God doth undertake
To guide the future as He has the past.
Thy hope, thy confidence, let nothing shake;
All now mysterious shall be bright at last.
Be still, my soul; the waves and winds still know
His voice who ruled them while He dwelt below.
Be still, my soul; the hour is hastening on
When we shall be forever with the Lord,
When disappointment, grief, and fear are gone,
Sorrow forgot, love’s purest joys restored.
Be still, my soul; when change and tears are past,
All safe and blessed we shall meet at last.
- Lyrics by Katharina Amalia Dorothea Von Schelgal (1764-1839) and translated by Jane L. Borthwick (1813-1897). Public Domain.
- Meter: 10 10 10 D.
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Be Still My Soul : Recording
- Tune: Finlandia composed by Jean Sibelius (1865-1957). Music Copyright ©Breitkopf and Härtel, recorded with permission.
- Performance Copyright ℗ 2020 Richard Irwin Music®. All rights reserved. IRSC UKTU21900110
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Be Still My Soul : Lectionary and Other Uses
- General Usage
- Lectionary Years A, B, C
- All Souls
- Lectionary Year A
- Year A Epiphany 8
- Year A Proper 16, Ordinary 21, Trinity 11
- Lectionary Year B
- Year B Epiphany 5
- Year B Epiphany 5, 2nd Sunday Before Lent
- Year B Proper 7, Ordinary 12, Trinity 3
- Year B Proper 9, Ordinary 14, Trinity 5
- Year B Proper 17, Ordinary 22, Trinity 13
- Lectionary Year C
- Year C 2nd Sunday Before Lent
- Year C Epiphany 7
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