Category Archives: Mary A. Lathbury

Day is Dying in the West by Mary A. Lathbury

Day is dying in the west; Heav’n is touching earth with rest; Wait and worship while the night Sets the evening lamps alight Through all the sky. Refrain Holy, holy, holy, Lord God of Hosts! Heav’n and earth are full … Continue reading

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Break Thou The Bread of Life by Mary A. Lathbury

Break Thou the bread of life, dear Lord, to me, As Thou didst break the loaves beside the sea; Beyond the sacred page I seek Thee, Lord; My spirit pants for Thee, O living Word! Bless Thou the truth, dear … Continue reading

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Arise, all souls, arise by Mary A. Lathbury

Arise, all souls, arise! The watch is past; A glory breaks above the cloud at last. There comes a rushing mighty wind again! The breath of God is still the life of men; The day ascending fills the waiting skies, … Continue reading

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O Shepherd of the nameless fold by Mary A. Lathbury

O Shepherd of the nameless fold, The blessèd Church to be, Our hearts with love and longing turn To find their rest in Thee; “Thy kingdom come,” its heav’nly walls Unseen around us rise, And deep in loving human hearts … Continue reading

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