Now the Day Is Over


Now the Day Is Over


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.

Text: Sabine Baring-Gould, 1834–1924

Music: Joseph Barnby, 1838–1896

Proverbs 3:24

Alma 37:37