Scripture Verse

Those that walk in pride He is able to abase. Daniel 4:37

Introduction

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Charles H. Gabriel
(1856–1932)

Words: Charles Wes­ley, Short Hymns (Bris­tol, Eng­land: E. Far­ley, 1762), Vol­ume 2, num­ber 1299.

Music: Ki­a­wah Charles H. Ga­bri­el, in Ep­worth Prais­es (Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois: Ep­worth League, 1909), num­ber 11 (🔊 pdf nwc).

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Charles Wesley
(1707–1788)

Lyrics

Throughout my fallen soul I feel
The strength of pride invincible;
But Thou, th’almighty God of grace,
Canst proud aspiring worms abase;
All things are possible to Thee,
Display Thy humbling power on me,
And for His sake, to me impart
My Savior’s lowliness of heart.