Feet o' Jesus


"Feet o' Jesus" is published by Southern Music Company as the first song of Florence Price's Two Songs. "Feet o' Jesus" sets the text of Langston Hughes.

Feet o' Jesus
by Langston Hughes

At the feet o' Jesus,
Sorrow like a sea.
Lordy, let yo' mercy
Come driftin' down on me.

At the feet o' Jesus
At yo' feet I stand.
O, ma little Jesus,
Please reach out yo' hand.

--The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes, p. 78

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