Category Archives: Prayer

Ye Dear-Bought Christians

Ye dear-bought Christians, come and sing The paschal praises of your King, The spotless Lamb who paid for you The ransom to His Father due, The ransom to His Father due. Alleluia, Alleluia! For you has dawned the Lord’s own … Continue reading

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My Guardian Angel

Bless me, befriend me, Sweet Angel, I pray; Watch me, defend me By night and by day; Shelter, enfold me Within thy bright wings; Guide me, uphold me In life’s wanderings. Beam on my gladness, Thy joy I shall share; … Continue reading

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“Ave Maria”

Now the live-long day is done, Ave Maria: And the stars gleam one by one, Ave Maria: Now from out the old church-tow’r Tolls the restful ev’ning hour, Save me from evil pow’r, Ave Maria. So my life will speed … Continue reading

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Mary, the Help of Christians

O Mary, dear Mother, how fondly I flee In dark hours of peril, Sweet Refuge, to thee! When danger is greatest, the world most unkind, My safety, my solace in thee do I find. Refrain Oh, help me in life, … Continue reading

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Mary, the Mother of God

I’ll sing a hymn to Mary, The Mother of my God, The Virgin of all virgins, Of David’s royal blood. Oh, teach me, holy Mary, A loving song to frame, When wicked men blaspheme thee, To love and bless thy … Continue reading

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Praise Ye the Lord

Praise ye the Lord; on every height Songs to His glory raise; Ye angel hosts, ye stars of night, Send forth your voice of praise: For His the word that gave you birth, And majesty and might; Praise to the … Continue reading

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O Day of Rest and Gladness

O day of rest and gladness, O day of joy and light, O balm of care and sadness, Most beautiful, most bright; On thee, the high and lowly, Before the eternal throne, Sing Holy, Holy, Holy, To God the Three … Continue reading

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