“All Through the Night” words (C) Copyright 2016 by Randy K. Hammer -Tune: Finlandia
All through the night to God I raise my pleadings;
through tears of pain I suffer through the hours.
How long, O Lord, I cry and often wonder,
shall violent men their hateful deeds impart?
And evil win over the good the men do?
And senseless killing rage throughout the land?
At break of dawn I lift my eyes and sunward;
and see the rays roll back the clouds of gloom.
A gleam of hope shines through to give assurance
that kindly deeds shall in the end prevail!
That humankind can someday live together
in perfect peace and harmony and love.
“All Through the Night” (C) Copyright 2016 by Randy K. Hammer. Inspired by the 2016 Orlando nightclub massacre.