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Give to the winds thy fears,
Hope and be undismayed.
God hears thy sighs and counts thy tears,
God shall lift up thy head.
Through waves and clouds and storms
God gently clears the way.
Wait patiently; so shall this night
soon end in joyous day.
Still heavy is thy heart?
Still sinks thy spirit down?
Cast off the world, let fear depart
Bid every care begone.
What though Thou rulest not;
Yet heaven, and earth, and hell
Proclaim, God sitteth on the throne,
And ruleth all things well.
Let us in life, in death,
thy steadfast truth declare,
and publish with our latest breath
thy love and guardian care.
Leave to God’s sovereign sway
to choose and to command;
so shalt thou, wondering, own that way,
how wise, how strong this hand.

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First Line:
Give to the winds thy fears
Title:
Give to the Winds Thy Fears
Original Language:
German
Author:
Paul Gerhardt (1656)
Translator:
John Wesley
Meter:
6.6.8.6
Language:
English
Copyright:
Public Domain

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Title:
FESTAL SONG
Composer:
William H. Walter (1872)
Meter:
6.6.8.6
Copyright:
Public Domain