The peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.@Philippians 4:7
portrait
John Newton (1725-1807)

John Newton, Olney Hymns (London: W. Oliver, 1779), Book 3, number 102.

Brookfield Thomas B. Southgate, 1855 (🔊 pdf nwc).

The peace which God alone reveals,
And by His word of grace imparts,
Which only the believer feels,
Direct and keep, and cheer your hearts.

And may the holy Three in One,
The Father, Word, and Comforter,
Pour an abundant blessing down
On every soul assembled here!