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The Holy Child Jesus

Jesus, teach me how to pray, Suffer not my thoughts to stray; Send distractions far away, Sweet holy Child. Let me not be rude or wild, Make me humble, meek and mild, Pure as angels undefil’d, Sweet holy Child. When … Continue reading

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God From on High Hath Heard

God from on high hath heard; Let sighs and sorrows cease; Lo, from the opening Heaven Descends the promised Peace! Hark, through the silent night Angelic voices swell: The hosts of heaven proclaim God, born on earth to dwell. Now … Continue reading

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Dearest Lord Jesus, My Saviour, My Friend

Dearest Lord Jesus, my Saviour, my Friend, Unto Thy keeping my soul I commend; Guard and defend me in weal and in woe, On me Thy favor in bounty bestow. Living and dying in Thee will I rest,– Thus will … Continue reading

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O Gift of Gifts

O Gift of gifts! O grace of Faith! My God, how can it be, That Thou, Who hast discerning Love, Shouldst give that gift to me? How many hearts Thou mightst have had More innocent than mine: How many souls … Continue reading

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My God and Father, While I Stray

My God and Father, while I stray, Far from my home, on life’s rough way, O teach me from my heart to say, Thy will be done! Though dark my path and sad my lot, Let me be still and … Continue reading

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The Lord Himself The Mighty God

The Lord Himself, the mighty God, Vouchsafe to be my guide; The Shepherd by whose constant care My wants are all supplied. In verdant meads He makes me feed, And gently there repose; Then leads me to cool shades and … 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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