Be Thou My Vision

Be Thou My Vision is a traditional Christian hymn, which can be traced to ancient Ireland but is now sung in English-speaking Protestant churches around the world. The text (originally known as Rop T Mo Baile) is attributed to poet/evangelist Dallan Forgaill in the 6th century as a lorica, an early Christian invocation for protection, … Continue reading Be Thou My Vision

How Great Thou Art!

Written by Swedish pastor and author Carl Gustaf Boberg after a walk over the hills near the village of Kronabck (Sweden) during a Summer evening in the year 1885. In his journals, Boberg describes how a sudden violent thunderstorm came up and raged fiercely over the meadows for only an ephemeral (though terrifying) instance, before … Continue reading How Great Thou Art!