Now the Day Is Over

Author: Sabine Baring-Gould
Composer: Varies by tune (see below)


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Representative lyrics

English (Original Language)

Now the Day Is Over

Hymns (1985, 2002), no. 159

1. Now the day is over; Night is drawing nigh; Shadows of the evening Steal across the sky.

2. Jesus, give the weary Calm and sweet repose; With thy tend’rest blessing May our eyelids close.

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