Day Is Done, But Love Unfailing Lyrics
1 Day is done, but love unfailing
Dwells ever here;
Shadows fall, but hope prevailing,
Calms ev’ry fear.
Loving Father, none forsaking,
Take our hearts, of love’s own making,
Watch our sleeping, guard our waking,
Be always near.
2 Dark descends, but light unending
Shines through our night;
You are with us, ever lending
New strength to sight:
One in love, your truth confessing,
One in hope of heaven’s blessing,
May we see, in love’s possessing,
Love’s endless light!
3 Eyes will close, but you, unsleeping,
Watch by our side;
Death may come, in love’s safekeeping
Still we abide.
God of love, all evil quelling,
Sin forgiving, fear dispelling,
Stay with us, our hearts indwelling,
Day Is Done, But Love Unfailing Hymn Story
“Day Is Done, But Love Unfailing” is a Christian hymn that was composed by James Quinn. It was first published in 1969.
James Quinn was a Catholic Jesuit priest who passed away in 2010.
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