Thy hands have made me and fashioned me: give me understanding, that I may learn Thy commandments.@Psalm 119:73

From The Psalter (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: United Presbyterian Board of Publication, 1912), number 330.

Humility (Tuckerman) Samuel P. Tuckerman, 1848 (🔊 pdf nwc).

Thou, who didst make and fashion me,
O make me wise Thy law to learn;
Then they that fear Thee shall be glad
When they my hope in God discern.

Thou, Lord, art just in all Thy ways,
And faithful when Thou chastenest me;
I pray Thee, let Thy promised grace
Thy servant’s help and comfort be.

Show mercy, Lord, that I may live,
For in Thy law is all my joy;
While those who wrong me are rebuked,
Thy precepts shall my thought employ.

Let those that fear Thee turn to me,
Thy truth to them will I proclaim;
Instruct my heart to keep Thy law,
That I may not be put to shame.