Vs 1

I need Thee ev’ry hour,

Most gracious Lord;

No tender voice like Thine

Can peace afford

Chorus

I need Thee, O I need Thee;

Ev’ry hour I need Thee!
O bless me now, my Savior,

I come to Thee

 

Vs 2

I need Thee ev’ry hour,

Stay Thou nearby;

Temptations lose their pow’r

When Thou art nigh

Chorus

 

Vs 3

I need Thee ev’ry hour,

In joy or pain;

Come quickly and abide,

Or life is vain

Chorus

 

Vs 4

I need Thee ev’ry hour,

Teach me Thy will;

Thy promises so rich

In me fulfill

Chorus

 

Vs 5

I need Thee ev’ry hour,

Most Holy One;

O make me Thine indeed,

Thou blessed Son

Chorus