Thou shalt not be afraid for the terror by night.@Psalm 91:5
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Luther O. Emerson (1820-1915)

Harold E. Boulton (1859-1935). Appeared in The Assembly Hymn and Song Collection, by C. Guy Hoover (Pittsburg, Kansas: Educational Publishing, 1914), number 185.

Ar Hyd Y Nos Welsh melody; harmony by Luther O. Emerson, 1906 (🔊 pdf nwc).

Sleep, my love, and peace attend thee,
All through the night;
Guardian angels God will lend thee,
All through the night;
Soft the drowsy hours are creeping,
Hill and dale in slumber sleeping;
Love alone his watch is keeping—
All through the night.

Though I roam a minstrel lonely,
All through the night;
My true harp shall praise thee only,
All through the night;
Love’s young dream, alas! is over,
Yet my strains of love shall hover
Near the presence of my lover
All through the night.

Hark! a solemn bell is ringing
Clear through the night;
Thou, my love, art heavenward winging,
Home through the night;
Earthly dust from off thee shaken,
Soul immortal thou shalt waken,
With thy last dim journey taken
Home through the night.