Much selfish pride I find there is within O LORD, now cleanse me from this favourite sin! How my deceitful heart oft looks within, and tells me that vain glory is no sin! But tis’ indeed – I have been blinded long, and through Thy Word recall that pride is wrong. O LORD, forgive Thy […]

A Prayer of Thanksgiving (II)

O LORD, my soul hath grieved to ponder what has come to pass: afflictions, troubles, much temptations, sorrow bringing tears. But such great grievances and pain within shall never last, when Thou dost show to me Thy wondrous lessons bright and clear! Much selfish pride Thou pullest down within my wand’ring soul, when Thou preventest me from […]