The power of the Highest shall overshadow thee. Luke 1:35
The power of the Highest shall overshadow thee.
Words: Caroline S. Alden, in Truth in Song (Chicago, Illinois: Clara H. Scott, 1896), number 66.
Music: Lombok Clara H. Scott, 1896 (🔊 pdf nwc).
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Overshadowed with Thy glory!
O, Thou Highest, Holiest One!
Let us breathe this wondrous story
In the depth of sweetest song.
Overshadowed with Thy glory,
Sing, oh, sing this sweetest song.