Per Pacem Ad Lucem By Adelaide Anne Procter

Per Pacem Ad Lucem I DO not ask, O Lord, that life may be A pleasant road; I do not ask that Thou wouldst take…

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A Woman’s Question By Adelaide Anne Procter

A Woman’s Question BEFORE I trust my fate to thee, Or place my hand in thine, Before I let thy future give Color and form…

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The Requital By Adelaide Anne Procter

The Requital LOUD roared the tempest, Fast fell the sleet; A little Child Angel Passed down the street, With trailing pinions And weary feet. The…

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A Lost Chord By Adelaide Anne Procter

A Lost Chord SEATED one day at the Organ, I was weary and ill at ease, And my fingers wandered idly Over the noisy keys….

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Envy By Adelaide Anne Procter

Envy He was the first always: Fortune Shone bright in his face. I fought for years; with no effort He conquered the place: We ran;…

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Doubting Heart By Adelaide Anne Procter

Doubting Heart WHERE are the swallows fled? Frozen and dead, Perchance, upon some bleak and stormy shore. O doubting heart! Far over purple seas They…

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My God, I Thank Thee Who Hast Made By Adelaide Anne Procter

My God, I Thank Thee Who Hast Made My God, I thank Thee who hast made The earth so bright; So full of splendour and…

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Fidelis By Adelaide Anne Procter

Fidelis You have taken back the promise That you spoke so long ago; Taken back the heart you gave me- I must even let it…

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One By One The Sands Are Flowing By Adelaide Anne Procter

One By One The Sands Are Flowing One by one the sands are flowing, One by one the moments fall: Some are coming, some are…

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