We Ever Pray for Thee

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Lyrics

  1. 1. We ever pray for thee, our prophet dear,
    That God will give to thee comfort and cheer;
    As the advancing years furrow thy brow,
    Still may the light within shine bright as now,
    Still may the light within shine bright as now.
  2. 2. We ever pray for thee with all our hearts,
    That strength be given thee to do thy part,
    To guide and counsel us from day to day,
    To shed a holy light around our way,
    To shed a holy light around our way.
  3. 3. We ever pray for thee with fervent love;
    And as the children’s prayer is heard above,
    Thou shalt be ever blest, and God will give
    All that is meet and best while thou shalt live,
    All that is meet and best while thou shalt live.
  4. Text: Evan Stephens, 1854–1930
    Music: H. A. Tuckett, 1852–1918, adapted by Evan Stephens, 1854–1930
Book
Hymnal
Hymn Number
23
Music
Henry A. Tuckett, 1852–1918.
Text
Evan Stephens, 1854–1930. Evan Stephens, 1854–1930.
Scriptures
Doctrine and Covenants 107:22
Meter
10 10 10 10
Topic
Prayer, Prophets
Tune
Shadrach
Languages
Bahasa Indonesia
Kami Doa S’lalu bagi Nabi (Buku Nyanyian Pujian)
10
Dansk
Vi be’r til Gud for dig (Salmebog)
11
Deutsch
Wir beten stets für dich, unser Prophet (Gesangbuch)
14
Español
Pedimos hoy por ti (Himnos)
12
Gagana Samoa
Le Perofeta Pele e (Viiga)
11
Latviešu Valoda
Par tevi, pravieti, lūdzamies mēs (Garīgo dziesmu grāmata)
14
Lea Fakatonga
ʻOku Mau Lotua ʻa e Palōfitá
9
Lietuvių Kalba
Meldžiamės už tave, pranaše mūs (Giesmynas)
15
Magyar
Érted imádkozunk, jó prófétánk (Himnuszoskönyv)
14
Norsk
Vi ber til Gud for deg (Salmebok)
15
Português
Oração pelo Profeta (Hinário)
8
Q'eqchi'
Nokotijok chawix
14
Română
Ne rugăm pentru tine (Imnuri)
17
Suomi
Alati rukoilen puolestasi (Laulukirja)
12
Svenska
Vi alltid ber för dig (Psalmboken)
12
Tagalog
Para sa Inyo Kami’y Nagdarasal (Himnaryo)
17
Български
Молим се, скъпи наш пророк (Сборник химни)
15
Русский
Молимся за тебя, о наш Пророк (Книга гимнов)
13
Українська
Молитва за пророка (Збірник гімнів)
13
ภาษาไทย
เราสวดให้ท่านเสมอ (หนังสือเพลงสวด)
12
한국어
우리 사랑하는 선지자를 위하여 (찬송가)
25
中文
為先知禱告 (聖詩選輯)
12
 

Mormon Tabernacle Choir Performance

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