Hide me under the shadow of Thy wings.@Psalm 17:8
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Henry F. Lyte (1793-1847)

Henry F. Lyte, Spirit of the Psalms 1834.

Green Hill (Peace) Albert L. Peace, 1885 (🔊 pdf nwc).

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Albert L. Peace (1844-1912)

There is a safe and secret place,
Beneath the wings divine,
Reserved for all the heirs of grace;
O be that refuge mine!

The least and feeblest there may bide,
Uninjured and unawed;
While thousands fall on every side,
He rests secure in God.

The angels watch him on his way,
And aid with friendly arm;
And Satan roaring for his prey
May hate, but cannot harm.

He feeds in pastures, large and fair,
Of love and truth divine,
O child of God, O glory’s heir,
How rich a lot is thine!

A hand almighty to defend,
An ear for every call,
An honored life, a peaceful end,
And Heaven to crown it all!