Send out Thy light and Thy truth.@Psalm 43:3
Sarah W. Livermore (1789–1874)

Sarah W. Livermore, in the Cheshire Pastoral Association’s Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship, 1844.

Manoah, arranged from Gioachino A. Rossini (1792–1868) in the Collection of Church Music, by Henry W. Greatorex, 1851 (🔊 pdf nwc).

Giaochino A. Rossini (1792–1868)

Our pilgrim brethren dwelling far,
O God of truth and love,
Light Thou their path with Thine own star,
Bright beaming from above.

Wide as their mighty rivers flow,
Let Thine own truth extend;
Where prairies spread and forests grow,
O Lord, Thy Gospel send.

Then will a mighty nation own
A union firm and strong;
The scepter of th’eternal throne
Shall rule its councils long.