Dearest Children, God Is Near You

First line: Dearest children, God is near you / Dearest children, God is near you Watching o’er / Dearest children, God is near you, Watching o’er you / Dearest children, God is near you, watching

Original language: English

Words: Charles L. Walker
Music: John Menzies Macfarlane


These charts show the use of this song in English hymnbooks and other collections published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. If a song appears in multiple editions of the same hymnbook, it is only counted once. [undetermined] means that tune information has not yet been entered in.

Tunes that have appeared with this song in English

Appearances of this song over time in English

X:96 Q:1/4=112 M:3/4 L:1/4 K:Bb F2 D | B2 F | (d c) B | A G2 | yy

Dearest Children, God Is Near You

, no. 96

Dearest Children, God Is Near You

, 58

Arr.: Darwin Wolford

Dearest Children, God Is Near You

, no. 96

Dearest Children, God Is Near You

, no. 96

Dearest Children, God Is Near You

, 14

Arr.: Dan Gawthrop

Dearest Children, God Is Near You

, 4

Arr.: Melvin W. Dunn

Dearest Children, God is Near You

, 123

Dearest Children, God Is Near You

, 26

Dearest Children, God is Near You

, 170

Dearest Children, God is Near You

, 170

Dearest Children, God is Near You

, 170

Dearest Children, God is Near You

, 170

Dearest Children, God is Near You

, 99

Dearest Children, God is Near You

, 99

Dearest Children, God is Near You

, 99

Dearest Children, God is Near You

, 99

Dearest Children, God is Near You

, 99

Dearest Children, God is Near You

, 99

Dearest Children, God is Near You

, 99

God Will Bless the Pure in Heart

, 151

God Will Bless the Pure in Heart

, 151

God Will Bless the Pure in Heart

, 151

God Will Bless the Pure in Heart

, 151

God Will Bless the Pure in Heart

, 151

Dearest Children, God Is Near You

, 38

Sunday School Hymn

, Aug 1877

God will bless the pure in heart

, 123

God will bless the pure in heart

, 123

Dearest children, God is near you

, 39