Words: et al. (Ach bleib bei uns, Herr Je­su Christ). Ap­peared post­hu­mous­ly in Geist­liche Psalm­en (Nürn­berg, Ger­ma­ny: 1611); translated from German to English by (1844-1930).

Music: Ach Bleib Uns, Geist­liche Lied­er (Leip­zig, Ger­ma­ny: 1589).

Now cheer our hearts this eventide,
Lord Jesus Christ, and with us bide,
Thou that canst never set in night,
Our heavenly sun, our glorious light.

May we and all who bear Thy Name
By gentle love Thy cross proclaim,
Thy gift of peace on earth secure,
And for Thy truth the world endure.