Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct thy paths.@Proverbs 3:5–6
Ira D. Sankey (1840–1908)

Ira D. Sankey, in the Christian Endeavor Edition of Gospel Hymns No. 6 (Boston, Massachusetts: United Society of Christian Endeavor, 1891), number 232. Some hymnals show the lyricist as Rian A. Dykes, one of Sankey’s pseudonyms.

Laban Lowell Mason, 1830 (🔊 pdf nwc).

Lowell Mason (1792–1872)

O Christian youth, arise,
And gird thee for the fight;
Put on the shining shield of faith,
Trust God, and do the right.

Be strong, thro’ grace divine,
Walk ever in the light;
Repose no confidence in self,
Trust God, and do the right.

Fear not, for One is near
To show His power and might;
In all thy conflicts with the foe,
Trust God, and do the right.

Press onward in His name,
And in His word delight;
Stand firm for Christ and for His Church,
Trust God, and do the right.