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The Lord is My Shepherd (Psalm 23)

Based on Psalm 23, The Lord’s My Shepherd is a well-known comforting hymn. It’s message of guidance through life and into death provides comfort to loved ones. This hymn can also be read as a Psalm, therefore you could choose to have it read out by the celebrant instead.

The Lord is my Shepherd
I shall not want
He maketh me to lie down in green pastures
He leadeth me besides the still waters

The Lord is my Shepherd
I shall not want
He maketh me to lie down in green pastures
He leadeth me besides the still waters
Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death
I will fear no evil

Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death
I will fear no evil

For you are with me
You will comfort me

You are with me
You will comfort me

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me
All the days of my life
And I will dwell in the House of the Lord forever
Forever
Forever
Forever