The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son maketh a glad father,
but a foolish son is the heaviness of his mother.
Daily Bible Reading:
Inspiring Hymns #1
May Jesus Christ Be Praised
When morning gilds the skies, My heart awaking cries: May Jesus Christ be praised; Alike at work and prayer. . . To Jesus I repair: . . May Jesus Christ be praised.
When sleep her balm denies, My silent spirit sighs: May Jesus Christ be praised; When evil thoughts molest, . . . With this I shield my breast: . . May Jesus Christ be praised.
Does sadness fill my mind, A solace here I find: May Jesus Christ be praised; Or fade my earthly bliss, . . My comfort still is this: . . May Jesus Christ be praised.
In heav’n’s eternal bliss The loveliest strain is this: May Jesus Christ be praised; The pow’rs of darkness fear, . . . When this sweet chant they hear: . . May Jesus Christ be praised.
Be this, while life is mine, My canticle divine, May Jesus Christ be praised; Be this th’eternal song, . . Thro’ all the ages on: . . . May Jesus Christ be praised.
Words: From the German
Music: Sir Joseph Barnby