Turn not Thy face away from me.@Tobit 3:6

Reginald Heber (1783-1826). Published posthumously in Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Service of the Church Year (London: J. Murray, 1827).

St. Catherine (Walton), arranged by James G. Walton in Crown of Jesus Music, by Henri F. Hemy (London: 1864) ( pdf nwc).

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Reginald Heber (1783-1826)

Forth from the dark and stormy sky,
Lord, to Thine altar’s shade we fly;
Forth from the world, its hope and fear,
Savior, we seek Thy shelter here:
Weary and weak, Thy grace we pray;
Turn not, O Lord, Thy guests away.

Long have we roamed in want and pain,
Long have we sought Thy rest in vain;
Wildered in doubt, in darkness lost,
Long have our souls been tempest tossed;
Low at Thy feet our sins we lay;
Turn not, O Lord, Thy guests away.