The title song from Sara Groves' wonderful new album "Abide With M. A collection of traditional hymns, modernized hymns, and new hymns. I can't recommend it enough. This hymn was written in 1847 by a Scottish Anglican named Henry Francis Lyte. He was dying from tuberculosis. The most poignant line in the song to me is "On to the close, Lord, abide with m. He died three weeks after he finished writing the song.
Sara Groves (born Sara Lee Colbaugh, September 10, 1972) is an American contemporary Christian singer, record producer, and author. Groves received her Bachelor of Science degree in history and English in 1994 from Evangel University, a private Christian university in Springfield, Missouri. Groves spent four years teaching high school in Rosemount, Minnesota before recording her first album, Past the Wishing, in 1998.
1. For the Beauty of the Earth. Listen to Abide With Me in full in the this site app. Play on this site. 2017 Sponge Records.
Abide With Me. Sara Groves. Sara Groves - Abide with Me 04:15. Sara Groves - The Love of God 04:38. Sara Groves - He's Always Been Faithful 03:40. Sara Groves - For the Beauty of the Earth 01:32. Sara Groves - Fairest Lord Jesus 03:33. Sara Groves - Praise to the Lord 03:18. Sara Groves - The Song of Blessing 01:13. Sara Groves - What a Friend 03:51.
Abide With Me is an album filled with history, yet surprisingly future-oriented. This live album was recorded in a church that's about a century old, comprised of hymns that are predominantly the same age. The release of Abide With Me also coincides with Sara Groves' twentieth anniversary of professionally making music. Abide with Me Q&A. More Sara Groves albums. Show all albums by Sara Groves.
Abide With Me" lyrics. Abide With Me". 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, abide with me. Thou on my head in early youth didst smile And though rebellious and perverse meanwhile Thou hast not left me though I oft left Thee On to the close, Lord, abide with me.
|1||For The Beauty|
|2||Fairest Lord Jesus|
|3||Praise To The Lord|
|4||Abide With Me|
|5||The Lord Of God|
|6||Song Of Blessing|
|7||What A Friend|
|8||To The Dawn|
|9||'Tis So Sweet|
|10||Lead On Oh King Eternal|
|11||He's Always Been Faithful|
|736211850690||Sara Groves||Abide With Me (CD, Album, Car)||Sponge Records, Fairtrade Services||736211850690||US||2017|