LIFT UP THE LIGHT
Scripture: Proverbs 4:18
Time Signature: 4/4
Hymn Status: Partnership (An agreement between the hymn writer and R.J. Stevens Music, LLC.)
1. The hymn writer does not want this hymn and its arrangement altered in any way.
2. The hymn writer does not want this hymn accompanied with instrumental music.
Ephesians 5:19; Colossians 3:16
Verse 1: Lift up the light of Your countenance Upon us, Lord, upon us, Lord; For You are the lamp that lights the darkness, The brightness of our day.
Verse 2: Unfold the words of your righteousness Before us, Lord, before us, Lord; For they are the light of understanding, The brightness of our way.
Verse 3: Light of the world, shine the morning star into our hearts, into our hearts; A lamp to our feet, still brighter, brighter, Until the perfect day.