Category Archives: Evening Worship

046 – Abide With Me, 'Tis Eventide

1 Abide with me, ’tis eventide! The day is past and gone; The shadows of the evening fall; The night is coming on! Within my heart a welcome guest, Within my home abide; Refrain O Savior, stay this night with me; Behold, ’tis eventide! O Savior, stay this night with me; Behold, ’tis eventide. 2 … Continue reading

047 – God, Who Made the Earth and Heaven

1 God, who made the earth and heaven, Darkness and light: You the day for work have given, For rest the night. May Your angel guards defend us, Slumber sweet Your mercy send us, Holy dreams and hopes attend us All through the night. 2 And when morn again shall call us to run life’s … Continue reading

048 – Softly Now the Light of Day

1 Softly now the light of day Fades upon out sight away: Free from care, from labor free, Lord, we would commune with Thee. 2 Thou, whose allpervading eye Nought escapes, without, within, Pardon each infirmity, Open fault, and secret sin. 3 Soon from us the light of day Shall forever pass away; Then, from … Continue reading

049 – Savior, Breathe an Evening Blessing

1 Savior, breathe an evening blessing, Ere repose our spirits seal; Sin and want we come confessing; Thou canst save, and Thou canst heal. 2 Though the night be dark and dreary, Darkness cannot hide from Thee; Thou art He who, never weary, Watchest where Thy people be. 3 Though destruction walk around us. Though … Continue reading

050 – Abide With Me

1 Abide with me; fast falls the eventide; The darkness deepens; Lord with me abide! When other helpers fail and comforts flee, Help of the helpless, O abide with me. 2 Swift to its close ebbs out life’s little day; Earth’s joys grow dim; its glories pass away; Change and decay in all around I … Continue reading

051 – Day Is Dying in the West

1 Day is dying in the west; Heaven is touching earth with rest; Wait and worship while the night Sets the evening lamps alight Through all the sky. Refrain Holy, holy, holy, Lord God of Hosts! Heaven and earth are full of Thee! Heaven and earth are praising Thee, O Lord most high! 2 Lord … Continue reading

052 – Now the Day Is Over

1 Now the day is over, night is drawing nigh, Shadows of the evening steal across the sky. 2 Father, give the weary, calm and sweet repose; With Thy tenderest blessing May our eyelids close. 3 Through the long night watches, may thine angels spread Their white wings above me, watching round my bed. [audio:]

053 – All Praise to Thee

1 All praise to thee, my God, this night, for all the blessings of the light! Keep me, O keep me, King of kings, beneath thine own almighty wings. 2 Forgive me, Lord, for thy dear Son, the ill that I this day have done, that with the world, myself, and thee, I, ere I … Continue reading

054 – O Gladsome Light

1 O gladsome light, Of God the Father’s face, The eternal splendour wearing; Celestial, holy, blest, Our Saviour, Jesus Christ, Joyful in Thine appearing. 2 Now e’er day fadeth quite, We see the evening light, Our wonted hymn outpouring; Father of might unknown, Thee His incarnate Son, And Holy Spirit adoring. 3 To Thee of … Continue reading

055 – Jesus, Tender Shepherd, Hear Me

1 Jesus, tender Shepherd, hear me, Bless Thy little lamb tonight; Through the darkness be Thou near me; Watch my sleep till morning light. 2 All this day Thy hand has led me, And I thank Thee for Thy care; Thou hast clothed me, warmed and fed me; Listen to my evening prayer. [audio:]