Choose the Right

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Lyrics

  1. 1. Choose the right when a choice is placed before you.
    In the right the Holy Spirit guides;
    And its light is forever shining o’er you,
    When in the right your heart confides.
  2. Choose the right! Choose the right!
    Let wisdom mark the way before.
    In its light, choose the right!
    And God will bless you evermore.
  3. 2. Choose the right! Let no spirit of digression
    Overcome you in the evil hour.
    There’s the right and the wrong to ev’ry question;
    Be safe thru inspiration’s pow’r.
  4. Choose the right! Choose the right!
    Let wisdom mark the way before.
    In its light, choose the right!
    And God will bless you evermore.
  5. 3. Choose the right! There is peace in righteous doing.
    Choose the right! There’s safety for the soul.
    Choose the right in all labors you’re pursuing;
    Let God and heaven be your goal.
  6. Choose the right! Choose the right!
    Let wisdom mark the way before.
    In its light, choose the right!
    And God will bless you evermore.
  7. Text: Joseph L. Townsend, 1849–1942
    Music: Henry A. Tuckett, 1852–1918
Book
Hymnal
Hymn Number
239
Music
Henry A. Tuckett, 1852–1918.
Text
Joseph L. Townsend, 1849–1942.
Scriptures
Moroni 7:16–17, 2 Nephi 2:27–28
Meter
11 9 11 8 6 8 6 8
Topic
Agency, Chastity, Duty, Honesty, Obedience, Wisdom and Knowledge, Word of Wisdom
Tune
Agnes
Languages
Bahasa Indonesia
Yang Benar Pilihlah
108
Dansk
Vælg kun ret
155
Deutsch
Wähle recht! (Gesangbuch)
158
Español
Haz el bien (Himnos)
155
Français
Bien choisir (Cantiques)
154
Gagana Samoa
Filifili Tau o Mea Tonu
149
Latviešu Valoda
Rīkojies taisnīgi!
149
Lea Fakatonga
Fili ʻa e Moʻoní
146
Lietuvių Kalba
Visada teisingai elgtis rinkis
134
Magyar
Válassz jól
154
Norsk
Velg det rette
131
Português
Faze o Bem, Escolhendo o Que É Certo (Hinário)
148
Q'eqchi'
Sikʼ li us
151
Reo Tahiti
Mā’iti i te maita’i
144
Română
Alegre ce e drept
153
Suomi
Oikein tee
156
Svenska
Gör rätt val
162
Tagalog
Piliin ang Tama
145
Български
Избери правилно
150
Русский
Выбирай дело правды (Номер гимна)
148
Українська
Вибирай істину
143
ภาษาไทย
เลือกให้ดี
122
한국어
의의 일 선택하여 생활하라 (찬송가)
163
中文
選正義
148
日本語
選べ,正義を
152
 

Mormon Tabernacle Choir Performance

Watch the Mormon Tabernacle Choir perform an arrangement of this hymn.